OFFICIAL: Ibarbo Joins The Hornets
COLOMBIAN international Victor Ibarbo has signed for Watford on a season-long loan, the Hornets are delighted to confirm.
The versatile forward, who can play anywhere across the front-line, further strengthens the Hornets' attacking ranks for the 2015/16 Premier League campaign - and will be available subject to International clearance.
Ibarbo, 25, has spent the last seven months with Italian Serie A runners-up Roma, where he featured most prominently on the wing after moving on loan from Cagliari.
The 6ft 2in attacker, whose attributes include both power and pace, played 121 times for Cagliari following his arrival at the Sardinian club in 2011, scoring 15 goals.
He had first come to prominence with Colombian outfit Atletico Nacional, for whom he featured in 97 games.
Ibarbo has 15 international caps, and featured three times during Colombia's run to the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.