Dundee sign ex-Athletic Bilbao defender Jon Aurtenetxe
By Sky Sports News
Last Updated: 30/08/17 5:18pm
Dundee have secured the services of defender Jon Aurtenetxe on a deal until January, subject to international clearance.
The 25-year-old will bring extensive experience of La Liga to the Scottish Premiership having featured over 100 times for Athletic Bilbao and Celta Vigo in the top flight.
He also has experience of playing European football from his time with Bilbao having made his debut in the Europa League at the age of 17 and three years later played in the final of the competition.
Aurtenetxe has spent the last year with Spanish team Mirandes who play in the second tier of La Liga.
His new contract comes after spending a week with Dundee on trial where he impressed Neil McCann and his coaching staff.
A statement on Dundee's website revealed the news and said they were "delighted" to have signed the experienced defender.