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Friday August 5 2011
Official Cesena, Novara, Chievo moves

Cesena have officially signed Rafael Martinho from Catania, while Novara take Paolo Hernan Dellafiore and Chievo have Peruvian Rinaldo Cruzado.

There were several formal moves completed this afternoon in Serie A.

Cesena secured Brazilian midfielder Martinho on loan from Catania with an option to buy half his contract at the end of the season.

Novara have snapped up 50 per cent of defender Dellafiore's contract from Parma, so he continues to travel around the Peninsula.

In the last seven years, Dellafiore has played for eight different clubs, including Inter, Torino and Palermo.

Chievo made a splash on the transfer market by securing Peruvian international Cruzado on a three-year contract.

The 27-year-old midfielder impressed in the Copa America this summer and completed the move from club Juan Aurich.

It is his second stint in Europe, having played for Swiss side Grasshopper in 2007-08.

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