Italian Serie A champions Juventus FC have completed a much-anticipated move of Argentine striker Paulo Dybala from Palermo FC for a reported sum of a 32 million.
The Italian champions made an official announcement on their website confirming the signing of the Argentine striker. The statement read: ‘Juventus Football Club can announce that an agreement has been reached with Palermo for the services of Paulo Dybala, who has signed a five-year contract.
‘A fee of a 32 million, payable over four years, has been agreed, with a potential extra a 8 million to be added on if certain performance-related targets are met.’
Palermo FC too confirmed the news of their striker’s departure. a US Citta Di Palermo announces that it has sold striker Paulo Dybala to Juventus outright,a a statement read.
a Best wishes for the rest of his career from President Maurizio Zamparini and the entire Rosanero family.a
Paulo Dybala was initially linked with several other top European clubs, but Juventus were the front-runners from the very beginning. The Old Lady have strengthened their strike force by including Dybala in the squad. He will join the likes of Alvaro Morata and Carlos Tevez at the club.
The 21-year-old Argentine youngster had scored 13 goals in 34 games for Palermo and provided 10 assists.
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