Venezuelan teens join Young Boys

Venezuela internationals Alexander Gonzalez and Josef Martinez have joined Swiss club Young Boys from FC Caracas.

According to a Young Boys statement, both teens signed contracts which tie them to the club until June 2016.

Gonzalez is a 19-year-old right-back and Martinez, who's 18, is a forward.

Young Boys says both have played for Caracas in the Copa Libertadores, South America's elite club competition.

Gonzalez played for Venezuela at the 2011 Copa America.

Young Boys, coached by Christian Gross, is third in the 10-team Swiss League at the winter break.

Source AP