01-Jan-2018 05:30:00 | ESPNFC
Jesus Medina has joined New York City FC from Libertad.
New York City FC has signed Paraguay international midfielder Jesus Medina from Club Libertad.
Medina comes in to take the designated player place available following the retirement of Andrea Pirlo, with the 20-year-old signing a four-year contract.
The signing was the first to be made anywhere in 2018 and NYCFC head coach Patrick Vieira told the club's official website he believed the club had acquired "a special talent."
He added: "Jesus has got talent, he's got pace, he's a really good dribbler,...