Atletico signs midfielder Jose Sosa on loan

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MADRID (AP) -- Atletico Madrid has signed Argentine midfielder Jose Sosa on a six-month loan deal to reinforce its promising campaigns in the Spanish league and Champions League.

Atletico says Sosa has passed his medical exam and completed his move from Ukrainian side Metalist.

The 28-year-old Sosa joined Metalist in 2011 after playing for Estudiantes, Bayern Munich and Napoli.

Sosa says he's happy to join "an important club that is enjoying a good run."

Atletico is joint leader of the Spanish league with Barcelona and is set to face AC Milan in the last 16 of the Champions League.