Brazilian newspaper report that Vasco da Gama close to signing Olimpia duo Eduardo Aranda and Martín SilvaEduardo Aranda is beaten to the ball
Vasco da Gama will announce the signing of Uruguayan goalkeeper Martín Silva and Paraguayan midfielder Eduardo Aranda from Olimpia according to Lance.
The pair will undergo the final parts of their medical on Monday according to doctor Clovis Muñoz.
Muñoz told Lance that Vasco are now waiting for the radiological study results, which are due on Monday.
“The results of the cardiac and orthopedic test were all ok, all normal. Now we need a radiological study, we will get the results for that on Monday and they can sign up after that.”
Vasco were relegated from the Brasileirão last season and the signing of these two players will boost their hopes of returning their in 2014.
The contracts are different however as Martín Silva has been offered a four-year deal, while Aranda will be signing on for three years. The two players were with Olimpia last season but let their contracts expire.
Both will be playing in Brazil for the first time in their careers and will hope they can achieve success in their first season, should the transfers be confirmed soon.