Martin Caceres: Southampton sign ex-Juventus defender

Martin Caceres was part of the Uruguay team that beat England at the 2014 World Cup

Southampton have signed former Juventus and Barcelona defender Martin Caceres until the end of the season.

The free agent, who has 68 caps for Uruguay, left Serie A giants Juventus in the summer.

The 29-year-old also played for Spanish clubs Barcelona and Sevilla, winning La Liga and the Champions League during his time at the Nou Camp.

He will provide cover for Virgil van Dijk, who was ruled out for up to three months with an ankle injury.

More to follow.

BBC

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