Catania seal Maxi Lopez signing

MILAN - Catania have signed former Barcelona forward Maxi Lopez, the Serie A strugglers said on their website on Wednesday.

The Argentine, who had been on loan at Brazil's Gremio from FK Moscow, has agreed a four-year deal with the Sicilian club.

Lazio had been strongly linked in the media with the forward along with England's Birmingham City and West Ham United.

Catania are second from bottom in Serie A.