MONACO have agreed a deal to sign Genoa wonderkid Pietro Pellegri for £22million.
Manchester United and Chelsea had registered their keen on him previous this season, whilst the striker, 16, was once in talks with Juventus over a switch most effective remaining week.
However, Monaco have reached an settlement with Genoa, which can see them pay £22m up entrance, with the potential of an additional £four.3m in add-ons.
Pellegri shall be within the Principality for a clinical on Sunday, having agreed a five-year contract price £17,000-a-week.
Juventus’ best possible bid was once at round £17.5m — together with add-ons — and they refused to produce a counter-offer to Monaco.
In contemporary seasons, the Bianconeri have loved a prime good fortune fee when it comes to signing the most productive potentialities in Italy.
Mattia Caldara and Riccardo Orsolini are a few of the most up-to-date examples, however they’ve misplaced out on one of the vital highly-rated avid gamers the rustic has produced for a while.
And, at the ultimate day of remaining season, he become the primary participant born after 2001 to ranking within the best flight, and hit a brace in opposition to Lazio this season.
Juventus are anticipated to flip their attentions to Cagliari’s highly-rated North Korean striker Han Kwang-Song.