Gonzalo Montiel has joined Nottingham Forest on a loan deal.
Montiel is the latest Argentine to sign with a Premier League club. Nottingham Forest announced the season long loan deal, which could become permanent, on Wednesday.
The 26 year old World Cup winner joins them from Sevilla, where he won the UEFA Europa League. The Argentine spoke about his move to Nottingham Forest’s websites. Here is what he had to say:
“I’m really happy to have joined this club.
“I’m coming here full of expectations, of getting to play and showing what I can do. I’m also hungry to win things, to win trophies, now’s the time to show this.
“I’ve been watching the Premier League since I was child, I used to watch every game. As a player you want to play in the best league, and the Premier League is just that.”
Nottingham Forest’s Chief Football Officer, Ross Wilson had this to say about the move:
“We are pleased to welcome Gonzalo and his family to Nottingham.
“He has already experienced some major achievements in his career and he is looking forward with anticipation to the next chapter with Nottingham Forest.”