Tuesday January 12 2016
Official: Palermo sign Cionek

Palermo have officially completed the signing of Polish international defender Thiago Cionek.

The 29-year-old was born in Brazil, but is of Polish descent, and made his international debut for them in 2014.

Cionek has been in Italy since 2012, and signs from Modena, having also represented Padova.

“The Rosanero announces the signing of Thiago Cionek from Modena,” a statement on Palermo’s website read.

“The Brazilian defender, a naturalised Pole, has moved to the Via Del Fante club on a permanent basis and has signed a contract until June 30, 2018.

“Tomorrow the centre-back will have his first training session with his teammates.”

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