Italian midfielder Manuel Locatelli joins Juventus from Sassuolo

Manuel Locatelli will join Juventus in a €35m deal plus add ons. The total agreement was reached on Tuesday with Sassuolo as per Italian transfers expert Fabrizio Romano.

Manuel Locatelli who plays in the midfield position has agreed to join Juventus this summer. The deal is been completed with Sassuolo as per Fabrizio Romano. He tweeted on Tuesday that a total agreement has been reached between Juventus and Sassuolo to sign Italian midfielder Manuel Locatelli. Fabrizio also wrote in his tweet that the deal will be announced by Juventus in the next few days.

Locatelli has recently won the UEFA Euro 2020 cup with the Italian National team. He was an important player of the team in the Euro Cup. He played 5 matches and scored 2 goals for Italy in this Euro 2020. He is known for his passing and tacking as he can play in both central midfield as well as central defensive midfield positions. Juventus wanted the Italian star for so long and it seems now they have got their player.

Manuel Locatelli wanted to leave Sassuolo this summer. Not only Juventus but also many teams were interested in the Italian midfielder. Many foreign clubs also offered him, but he always wanted Juventus as per Fabrizio. Premier League club, Arsenal were ready to pay more than €40m for him one month ago. But he decided to wait and listen to the offers from other teams. Now, as the deal is done according to the Fabrizio Romano tweet, he will be seen playing along with the players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Alvaro Morata of Spain, Paulo Dybala, and many more stars.

Juventus have brought Massimiliano Allegri back in charge after Andrea Pirlo couldn’t win trophies in his one-year spell at the club. Manuel Locatelli was the first option for Allegri in the midfield, it seemed that he loves his playing style and wanted the player from the start of the window.

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