Newly-promoted Santa Lucia secured the services of Argentine defender Ignacio David Fideleff.
A product of Newell’s Old Boys, Fideleff joined Napoli in summer 2011 but the following season moved to Parma on loan. However mid-way through the season, he was loaned to Maccabi Tel Aviv in Israel. In season 2013/14, he moved back to Argentina to join CA Tigre on loan but the following season, he was loaned to GS Ergotelis in Greece. He had a short spell with Club Nacional Asunción in Paraguay in season 2015/16. Over the past eighteen months, he played for ÍBV Vestmannaeyjar in Iceland and Kemi City FC in Finland.
Meanwhile twenty-one year old defensive midfielder Jackson David Usuga Mendoza has agreed to extend his contract with the club till June 2021.
Jackson Mendoza had joined Santa Lucia last season after playing for Once Caldas of Colombia, Dragon Force Porto and Quarteirense of Portugal.