Joined: 16th June 2015
Fee: £5.75 million
Total Stoke City Appearances: 0 [as at 08/08/15]
Goals: 0 [as at 08/08/15]
Career Path: Celta Vigo, Real Madrid Castilla, Celta Vigo (loan), 1899 Hoffenheim, Eintracht Frankfurt (loan), Hannover 96, Stoke City
A former Real Madrid striker, the Potters secured the signature of Hannover 96 striker Joselu Mato on July 16th, the third transfer of the 2015/16 summer window already.
The 25 year old joined for approximately €8,000,000 (approx £5.75m) and told stokecityfc.com “I’m so happy to have joined Stoke City; it’s a dream for me to join a club like this and to play in the Premier League”.
A tall striker with eight goals in 30 appearances for Hannover in 2014/15, the Spaniard joins compatriots Bojan and Marc Muniesa, a duo who will be keen to see the striker settle quickly in the Costa Del Stoke.