OFFICIAL: Parma Sign Gabriel Alejandro Paletta From Boca Juniors

Paletta makes the switch to Italy...
Serie A outfit Parma have announced the signing of defender Gabriel Alejandro Paletta from Boca Juniors.

A statement on the club's official website reads:

"Parma FC S.p.A. announce that it has reached agreement to acquire the full rights of former Boca Juniors defender Gabriel Alejandro Paletta.

"The details of the transaction will be announced in the press conference to be held tomorrow, Wednesday, July 7, 2010 at 18:00 in the press room of the Ennio Tardini Stadium in the presence of the CEO Pietro Leonardi and the player Gabriel Paletta."

Paletta played for Argentine giants Boca Juniors from 2007 until 2010. The 24-year-old started his career with Banfield in Argentina and moved to Premier League giants Liverpool in 2006 where he played for one season.

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