Place of Birth: Tortosa
Date of Birth: 28th October 1982
Previous clubs: Sant Andreu,Girona Reus Deportivo and Terrassa Futbol Club
Angel Rangel was born in Tortosa on Spain's eastern coast near Barcelona.
Rangel has played consistantly with Terrassa FC SAD making over 34 first team appearances and scoring 2 goals for the Olímpic de Terrassa based outfit.
Rangel is a Full back defender and reports on the Official site have earmarked his crossing and attacking play as his key attributes.
He signed a performance related contract for an undisclosed fee on June 29th 2007. He has played on both flanks for his previous club.
He used to play with the no 2 shirt at Terrassa.
Roberto Martinez's reaction on the Official Site:
|''He's really excited about joining us, he is hungry and desperate to progress his career and be successful with Swansea City.|
He is a good, attacking full-back who is also strong defensively; playing anywhere across the back.'