Arias signs for Sporting Lisbon

CRIS BOURONCLE
Colombian under-20 international right back Santiago Arias, seen here in February 2011, has signed for five years with Sporting Lisbon

Colombian under-20 international right back Santiago Arias has signed for five years with Sporting Lisbon, the Portuguese club said Tuesday.

Arias, 19, recently left Colombian club La Equidad de Bogota.

Sporting Lisbon finished third in the Portuguese first division last season.