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Pablo Javier Zabaleta Girod | Defensemen | #5

Team: West Ham United
Age / DOB:  (32) / 1/16/1985
Ht / Wt:  5'9" / 163

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West Ham announced its first signing of the summer with a move for Manchester City's Pablo Zabaleta.
The long-time Manchester City defender left the Sky Blues after nine seasons, which included two Premier League titles, to join the Hammers on a two-year deal in a free transfer. The 32-year-old said he turned down offers from across Europe in order to remain in the Premier League and will now compete with Sam Byram for the starting right-back spot. ""Sometimes a new challenge is all you need as a person and as a player. I thought my time at City was done. It’s been a fantastic nine years, absolutely brilliant," Zabaleta said. :Manchester City gave me the opportunity to come to this wonderful league, the Premier League, something I’ve been enjoying a lot as a player and of course for me it was probably the right time to move on." May 27 - 3:26 PM