Charlton defender Jorge Teixeira has signed a three-year deal with Sint-Truiden, the Belgian club have announced.

Teixeira, 30, was one of Charlton’s highest earners and was always expected to leave the Valley this summer.

The Portuguese centre-half made 42 appearances for the Addicks after arriving from Standard Liege in January 2016.

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Former Charlton boss Jose Riga signed Teixeira, who was known for his goalscoring ability in SE7.

He was behind Jason Pearce, Ezri Konsa and Patrick Bauer in the Valley pecking order.