Japan's Kiyotake to sign for Sevilla on Friday

Seville: Japanese midfielder Hiroshi Kiyotake will sign a four-year contract with Sevilla once he passes the medical checks on Friday, the Spanish football club announced on Wednesday.

The 26-year-old attacking midfielder has earned 36 international caps and arrives at Sevilla from Hannover 96 where he has played the last two seasons after playing for two years with Nuremberg, reports Efe. Kiyotake, who will arrive on Thursday in Seville, will be the second signing for Sevilla for next season after the recent purchase of midfielder Pablo Sarabia from Getafe.