Croatian central defender Duje Caleta-Car has signed a five-year contract with French club Marseille for an undisclosed fee, the club announced Friday.
A member of the Croatian squad which lost to France in the World Cup final on July 15, Caleta-Car, 21 moves to Marseille after playing four seasons for Austria’s Red Bull Salzburg.
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Media reports said Marseille paid around 20 million Euros for the powerful young centre back who helped the Swiss side reach the semi-finals of the Europa League last season.
Caleta-Car made his World Cup debut for Croatia in their third group match against Iceland.
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