TURIN – Marotta and Setti closed for Romulo in the offices of SkySport, at the presentation of the calendars of Serie A. The italobrasilian this morning will be in Turin for a medical and signatures on the new four-year contract.
“The deal is expected to close within 24 hours,” he announced in the afternoon Beppe Marotta. Optimism confirmed by the Venetians, who on Sunday had given the ok to let a 27 year old jolly from the withdrawal gialloblù.
Romulo will join the team of Massimiliano Allegri in time for the tour in Indonesia, Australia and Singapore. Juventus beat off competition from Galatasaray of Prandelli and AC Milan. With his arrival the Italian champions have a chance to reinforce three roles, because Romulo can be used as full-back, inside midfielder or but also the right winger.
The Bianconeri engage him in the loan sale (1 million) and purchase fixed at 6 million plus bonuses.
And so it’s almost official: ROMULO IS A JUVENTUS PLAYER!