Jonathan dos Santos relishes new challenge with Galaxy with his brother by his side – Orange County Register

CARSON — The dos Santos brothers are together again.

Giovani, 28, and Jonathan, 27, played together when they were at the Barcelona academy and again as teammates at Villarreal.

Jonathan dos Santos was signed as a designated player this week via transfer from Villarreal in Spain’s La Liga. He was officially introduced Friday. Dos Santos should begin training with the club next week. He had two seasons left on his contract with Villarreal.

“It is a dream come true for both us and for the family,” Giovani said Friday. “To be together again … I’m really happy to have him here. We’re going to be living in the same city, playing on the same team. I can’t explain how happy I am to be with my brother again.”

Jonathan dos Santos had been at Villarreal since 2014 and in recent years had turned into one of the better midfielders in Europe.

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