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Ben Garuccio joins Hearts

24th May 2018

Hearts complete pre-contract signing of Adelaide United left-back Ben Garuccio.

Hearts have completed the pre-contract signing of left back Ben Garuccio.

The 22-year-old has agreed to move to Tynecastle and will join the Jambos on a three-year deal.

Ben moves to Edinburgh from his native Australia following the expiration of his contract at A-League side Adelaide United.

His professional career began in 2012 when he signed for Melbourne City where he went on to make a total of 44 senior appearances.

In 2016, he returned to his hometown to sign a deal with Adelaide United where he made 60 appearances. Ben has also represented Australia at U20 and U23 level.

He will link up with his new team-mates ahead of the start of the 2018/19 season upon expiration of his contract at Adelaide United.