Brighton & Hove Albion have announced the signing of Spanish winger Marc Cucurella, who arrives following an agreement with Getafe and signs a five-year contract until June 2026.

Brighton have agreed to pay the versatile player’s €18 million release clause.

“Getafe Club de Fútbol and Brighton & Hove Albion Football Club have reached an agreement for the transfer of Marc Cucurella to the English club. We at the club are grateful for the player’s contribution in the two seasons he has played at the Coliseum,” Getafe said in a statement.

Player profile: Marc Cucurella