Leicester City sign Argentine star Esteban Cambiasso

Argentine star Esteban Cambiasso has been introduced to the media at the King Power Stadium as Leicester City's newest signing.

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Pearson on Cambiasso: "He's here as a footballer"

Leicester City Manager Nigel Pearson has told ITV News Central that his latest signing joins as a footballer and not to make up numbers.

Last night, the club announced that 34-year-old Esteban Cambiasso would join the Foxes on a one-year-deal. The former Inter Milan captain has also played for Real Madrid and has more than 50 international caps for Argentina.

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Esteban Cambiasso introduced to media at Leicester City

Argentine star Esteban Cambiasso is introduced to the media at King Power Stadium Credit: Gareth Owen/ITV News Central

Argentine star Esteban Cambiasso has been introduced to the media at the King Power Stadium as Leicester City's newest signing.

He 34-year-old told reporters: "In the past I've played in Spain and Italy, but for my career I need to play in the Premier League."

"I chose Leicester and I am happy. I hope the fans are happy with me."

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