PALERMO NEWS

Cesena confirm they have agreed terms with Palermo for striker Gregoire Defrel. “He can follow Paulo Dybala and Edinson Cavani.”
Palermo won their first friendly 11-0 with new buys Aleksandar Trajkovski, Ahmad Benali and Oscar Hiljemark on target.
Maurizio Zamparini confirmed Palermo will get one of Gregoire Defrel, Jonathan Calleri or Sergio Araujo, but Torino can’t have Andrea Belotti.
Paulo Dybala is not afraid of inheriting Andrea Pirlo and Zinedine Zidane’s 21 shirt at Juventus. “I want to follow in their footsteps.”
New Juventus striker Paulo Dybala says at his unveiling that he’s “ready to play anywhere” and has chosen the number 21 shirt.
Palermo have officially signed Sweden Under-21 European champion Oscar Hiljemark from PSV Eindhoven.
Palermo have officially signed goalkeeper Simone Colombi on loan with option to buy, sending Davide Di Gennaro to Cagliari.
Palermo forward Andrea Belotti is a target for Torino and Belgian side Anderlecht.
The Palermo search for a striker continues, turning towards Boca Juniors-owned Las Palmas striker Sergio Araujo.
Ahmad Benali said joining Palermo was “the perfect choice for me” after Manchester City and Brescia.
Maurizio Zamparini assured Palermo “will be even stronger” and have “three options” to replace Paulo Dybala.
PSV Eindhoven midfielder Oscar Hiljemark is “truly excited by the chance to play in Serie A with Palermo.”
Juventus striker Kingsley Coman is wanted by Arsenal, Bayern Munich, Sampdoria, Genoa, Palermo, Sassuolo and Bologna.
Palermo have officially signed midfielder Gaston Brugman from Pescara. “This is a great opportunity for me.”
Palermo will play Sporting Gijon in a friendly at the El Molinon stadium on August 8.
Pescara warned Birkir Bjarnason either he agrees terms with Torino or he has to find another club “that suits our requirements.”
Hellas Verona claim they only went for Federico Viviani after the player rejected Palermo. “They called us at 1.15 am.”
Schalke, Bologna, Palermo, Atalanta, Sassuolo and Udinese want Lorenzo Crisetig from Cagliari.
Palermo are after Boca Juniors' Jonathan Calleri, River Plate's Giovanni Simeone, and PSV Eindhoven's Oscar Hiljemark.
Palermo have officially confirmed the signing of full-back Andrea Rispoli on a four-year deal.