Tuesday July 17 2012
Verratti signs PSG deal – report

Sky Sport Italia are reporting that Marco Verratti has this afternoon put pen to paper on a contract with Paris Saint-Germain.

The 19-year-old midfielder, who underwent his medical in the French capital this morning, has left Pescara for around €12m.

Sky say that the Italian Under-21 international, likened to Italy and Juventus ace Andrea Pirlo, has signed a five-year deal with PSG.

Italian news agency ANSA claim that the teenager initially included in Italy’s 32-man Euro 2012 squad will be presented to the Press on Wednesday.