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Jackson Martinez became the most expensive signing in Chinese football history

Guangzhou Evergrande have officially completed the signing of Atletico Madrid striker Jackson Martinez for a record €42 million.

Martinez travelled to Dubai to link up with his new team-mates on their winter training camp.

China signed a four-year deal after successfully completing a medical and agreeing terms late on Tuesday.

It was super-agent Jorge Mendes that helped Martinez become the most expensive transfer of 2016 so far, and the biggest signing in Chinese football history.