Lafita cleared to play for Zaragoza

MADRID - Angel Lafita has been registered as a Real Zaragoza player with the Spanish football league (LFP) and will be available to play in the club's next match, the La Liga side said on their website.

On Monday, the LFP rejected an appeal from the midfielder's former club Deportivo Coruna, who were disputing the transfer fee agreed with Zaragoza. Lafita has not been able to play for his new club since his move on August 31.

Depor have already started legal proceedings against Lafita and Zaragoza through the ordinary courts, they said on their website.