Valencia CF and Martín Montoya have reached an agreement for the player to join the club in a four-year deal.
Martín Montoya Torralbo (born in Viladecans, Barcelona on April 14th, 1991) arrives at Valencia CF in a contract that runs until June 30th, 2020. He was previously a player for FC Barcelona, coming up through their La Masia academy and debuting for the first team in La Liga on February 26th, 2011, against Mallorca at the Iberostar Stadium.
A right back who has also played on the left side, Montoya has represented Spain at Under-16, Under-17, Under-19 and Under-21 level. He was European Champion with the Under-17 squad in 2008, and with the Under 21s in 2013. In July of 2012 he was included in the Spain squad for the Olympic Games in London.
At club level, he has three La Liga titles, one Champions League, two Copa del Rey wins and two Spanish Supercopas to his name, all with FC Barcelona. Montoya started the 2015/16 season on loan at Internazionale in Italy’s Serie A before returning to Spain with Real Betis, for whom he played thirteen games during his loan spell.
The official presentation of Martín Montoya as a Valencia CF player will be held at 11:30am on Tuesday, August 2nd, at the Ciudad Deportiva Media Center.
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