Millonarios sign Colombian midfielder Marrugo to contract

    19 de junio de 2018

    Bogota, Jun 19 (efe-epa).- Midfielder Christian Marrugo is returning home, inking a contract with Colombian league club Millonarios after spending the past year with Liga MX club Puebla, the Bogota-based team said.

    Marrugo's signing was announced in a video released on social media on Monday.

    The 32-year-old midfielder, who has played for the Colombian national team in international competitions, is the first player added by the Millonarios as the club prepares to pursue a Copa Sudamericana title.

    The veteran midfielder was on Colombian league championship teams with Atletico Nacional in 2005 and Independiente Medellin in 2016, and helped Deportivo Cali win a Superliga title in 2014.

    Marrugo also played for Colombia's Deportes Tolima and Mexican clubs Pachuca and Veracruz.