EFEGranada, Spain

Cristiano Biraghi, one of the most promising left backs in Italian soccer, has joined Spanish side Granada on loan from Inter Milan.

The agreement between the two clubs and the player was finalized early Thursday, while Biraghi was in Granada Wednesday night to pass his medical examination and then be presented to the media, as reported by his new club.

Biraghi, who will turn 23 next week, will make the move the Italian Serie A after playing in the UEFA Champions League with Inter Milan, although in the last two seasons the Italian has played on loan with Italy's Catania and Chievo Verona.

Biraghi is the 13th player to sign with Granada in this summer's transfer window.