The Chicago Fire have reached an agreement with Alaves to take Aleksandar Katai on loan for the remainder of the Spanish season.
As part of the deal, Chicago will have the option to buy the remainder of Katai's contract after the loan expires on June 30.
Katai, 27, joined Alaves from Red Star Belgrade on a three-year deal at the summer transfer deadline in August 2016, but he has not started a game this season and has made only four substitute appearances in all competitions.
The midfielder made...
Alaves defender Victor Laguardia suggested his side were denied a last-minute penalty at Camp Nou because of the goal that was not given to Lionel Messi against Valencia in November.
Barcelona had to come from behind to beat Alaves on Sunday to maintain their unbeaten league record, but they could have seen their hard work undone if referee Iglesias Villanueva awarded a late penalty for a handball by Samuel Umtiti.
Ernesto Valverde said the handball was "involuntary" and the only thing Umtiti could...