Cuellar Joins Almeria

Former Norwich, Rangers, Sunderland and Aston Villa defender, Carlos Cuellar has found himself a new club and moved back to Spain with Almeria.

The 33yr old left Norwich City when his contract expired at the end of last season, having made just eight appearances for the club.

Carlos CuellarCuellar who was born in Madrid will join up with Almeria in the Lida Adelante & battle to return to the top flight at the first time of asking, he left the Spanish game back in 2007 to join Rangers where he would become a fan favourite winning both the Scottish League Cup & Scottish Cup plus runner up in the UEFA Cup in the 2007/08 season losing out to Zenit St Petersburg 2-0 at the City of Manchester Stadium.

Cuellar then signed to Aston Villa in August 2008 as the Villians met his release clause of 7.8 million on a four year deal, going on to losing League Cup Final against Manchester United 2-1.

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After 94 appearances for Villa his contract was not renewed and he was told to find a new club. Sunderland signed Carlos on a two year deal where he played 34 times and then released.
Then after his release he moved down to Norwich in the Championship only playing 8 times in all competitions but none the less helping Norwich gain promotion to the Premier League by virtue of the play offs.
Best of Luck Carlos and Almeria in your battle to the top flight, we will follow your fortunes closely..