Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Official: Marius Stankevicius Joins Valencia On Loan From Sampdoria

Sampdoria confirmed to reaching an agreement with Valencia for the load deal of Lithuanian defender Marius Stankevicius, with an option to buy. Stankevicius spent last season on loan with Sevilla, but he returned to Sampdoria this summer.

A statement on the Italian club's official website reads:
"U.C Sampdoria S.p.a communicates to have loaned Marius Stakevicius to Valencia who have the option to buy him."

Marius Stankevivius can play in the Champions League for Valencia and this means we have good defensive cover for all competitions.