The once-capped Argentina international has signed a three-year contract with the club, subject to receipt of his P1 Visa and International Transfer Certificate.
"I know that the league is growing a lot and we have a lot of great players -- I'm looking forward to playing with players like David Villa and Andrea Pirlo who are two world-class champions who have achieved a lot in their careers," Moralez said of joining his new club.
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"Also, to have a quality coach like Patrick Vieira, who has been one of the best in his position, recognized worldwide, is something that will help me immensely. With the experiences he's had in his career, it will be very important to help make this club great."