Islanders swoop for stopper
By Mark Kendall
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Mallorca have agreed a deal to sign Villarreal defender Sergio Ballesteros.Mallorca have agreed a deal to sign Villarreal defender Sergio Ballesteros.
The defender still had two years left on his contract with Villarreal, but was informed he was free to move on after the Yellow Submarines finalised the capture of Real Valladolid's Juan Manuel Pena.
Ballesteros has been at El Estadio Madrigal for the past three seasons having joined from Rayo Vallecano.
He will link up again with former Villarreal boss Benito Floro who is now in charge at Mallorca.
Pena has agreed a two-year contract with Villarreal after having seemed set for a move to Racing Santander.
The Bolivian international, 30, had been keen to leave Valladolid following the club's relegation from La Primera last term.