Date: 2nd July 2014 at 8:28pm
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Former youth goalkeeper Simone Colombi has joined after six consecutive loan spells away from the club.

The 23 year-old joined the first team in 2009 and despite showing great promise he never made a senior appearance for the Orobici.

have swooped in to claim the former Italian Under-21 international as revealed through a statement on their official website.

Calcio have completed the outright purchase of goalkeeper Simone Colombi,” the Rossoblu declared.

Colombi gave his first interview as a player having spent much of his career to date playing on loan in Serie B.

“I am very happy to be here,” he told Cagliari’s website “I’d like to thank Cagliari for the trust they’re placing in me.

“I will do my best to repay this trust. I can not wait for the season to start, for me to play is a dream come true.”

New coach could potentially have Colombi, Marco Silvestri and to choose from in goal.

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