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Liverpool sign Spanish teenager

Liverpool have signed 18-year-old right-back Emmanuel Mendy on a free transfer from Spanish third division side Murcia Deportivo.

The Spanish teenager, who can also play at left-back, is expected to compete for a place in the reserve set-up overseen by Gary Ablett.

The Reds have made several youth signings over the summer.

Mendy joins Christopher Buchtmann, Nikola Saric, Zsolt Poloskei and Vincent Lucas Weijl at Anfield.

Manager Rafael Benitez has added Philipp Degen, Andrea Dossena and Diego Cavalieri to his senior squad.

see also
Benitez allays fears over Gerrard
21 Jul 08 |  Liverpool
West Brom snap up keeper Carson
18 Jul 08 |  West Brom
Liverpool complete deal for Degen
04 Jul 08 |  Liverpool
Liverpool secure deal for Dossena
04 Jul 08 |  Liverpool
Liverpool sign young Dane Saric
07 Jul 08 |  Liverpool
Dutch youngster joins Liverpool
10 Jul 08 |  Liverpool

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