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Thursday 14 December 2017

Watford make double swoop for Kiko Femenia and Daniel Bachmann

Watford have signed former Spain youth international Kiko Femenia
Watford have signed former Spain youth international Kiko Femenia

Watford have signed Spanish right-back Kiko Femenia and Austria Under-21 goalkeeper Daniel Bachmann.

Former Spain youth international Femenia, 26, joins from Alaves on a four-year deal having played 31 times in LaLiga last season to help the club to a ninth-place finish.

Femenia started his career as a winger and has also played for Hercules, Barcelona B, Real Madrid B and Alcorcon.

Bachmann has penned a three-year contract at Vicarage Road after six seasons at Stoke.

The 22-year-old has been called up to Austria's senior squad in each of the last two international breaks.

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