Fiorentina have officially confirmed the signing of 16-year-old striker Nino Kukovec from Maribor.
The youngster joins the Viola on an initial loan deal, with an obligation to buy after two years, and will play for the youth team.
“ACF Fiorentina have announced the signing of 16-year-old Slovenian striker Nino Kukovec from Maribor,” a statement on the club’s website confirmed today.
“Kukovec joins on a two-year loan deal with an obligation to make the deal permanent. Born on 6 May 2001, Kukovec has made one appearance for the Slovenian Under-17 side
“He will join up with the Fiorentina Primavera squad.”