Italy international Federico Bernardeschi has signed a five-year, €40 million deal with the Italian champions Juventus F.C.
Juventus Football Club is delighted to announce the transfer of Bernardeschi from ACF Fiorentina that will last up until 2022.
The 23-year-old promising forward spent three years in Florence, scoring 11 goals in the last Serie A season, the youngest player to do so, and collected nine senior Italy caps.
Bernardeschi was described by Juventus on their official website as one of the Europe’s “most promising attacking talents”.
Prior to Bernardeschi’s signing, the Bianconeri had already recruited Wojciech Szczesny, Juan Cuadrado, Medhi Benatia and Douglas Costa.
Here are the official statement/full details of the deal, courtesy of Juventus’ official website:
“Juventus Football Club S.p.A. announces that the agreement with ACF Fiorentina S.p.A. for the definitive acquisition of the registration rights of the player Federico Bernardeschi has been finalized for a consideration of € 40 million payable in three financial years. The consideration may increase of an equal amount to the 10% of the future transfer price up to a maximum of € 5 million.
Juventus and the player have signed a 5-year contract of employment until 30 June 2022.”
Bernardeschi is expected to travel with his new teammates in the United States for the pre-season tour ahead of International Champions Cup meetings with Paris Saint-Germain F.C. and A.S. Roma.
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