Werder Bremen signs Spanish defender Alejandro Galvez

Alejandro Galvez is leaving Rayo Vallecano for Werder Bremen.

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BREMEN, Germany (AP) — Werder Bremen has signed defender Alejandro Galvez from Rayo Vallecano on a three-year contract.

The Bundesliga club says Galvez arrives on a free transfer.

Galvez has also played for Sporting Gijon.