Watford forward Juan Camilo "Cucho" Hernández has joined Getafe on loan for the upcoming season, with an optional January break clause.

The Colombian arrived in Madrid last night ahead of the move, which was completed today after the player passed a medical.

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Hernandez spent last season on loan at Mallorca, where he scored five in 22 league appearances, three of which came in his last six matches.

The season before that, the 21-year-old played in the Spanish top flight for Huesca where he scored four goals in 34 league appearances, including strikes against Barcelona and Real Madrid.