Soccer-Celta Vigo sign forward Nolito from Benfica (Reuters)

MADRID, July 1 (Reuters) – Celta Vigo have signed forward Nolito from Portuguese side Benfica and the 26-year-old has agreed a four-year contract, the La Liga club said on Monday. Nolito, who spent three seasons at Barcelona coinciding with new Celta coach Luis Enrique’s time there as coach of the B team, has been at Benfica since 2011 and spent the second half of last season on loan at Celta’s league rivals Granada. “The goal for the club is to maintain top-flight status and I am not setting myself a target for goals,” Nolito said at his presentation at the Galician club’s Balaidos stadium. …

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