MLS expansion team Atlanta United have signed Chile international midfielder Carlos Carmona from Italian Serie A side Atalanta.

The 29 year-old has played for Chile at the previous two World Cups and has earned 47 caps for his country.

He comes to MLS after nine years in Italy, spending 6 seasons with Atalanta.

The deal was announced on Monday and targeted allocation money was used in the deal.

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Carmona Spent Nine Seasons In Italy