Mattia Perin is officially a new Juventus player after completing his medical today and sealing the transfer from Genoa for €12m plus €3m in bonuses.
“Juventus Football Club S.p.A. announces that the agreement with Genoa Cricket & Football Club S.p.A. for the definitive acquisition of the registration rights of the player Mattia Perin has been finalized for a consideration of € 12 million payable in 3 financial years,” read a statement.
“The purchase value may increase by a further maximum of € 3 million on achieving given conditions in the course of the duration of the contract.
“This acquisition will generate economic and financial effects starting from 2018/2019 sportive season.
“Juventus and the player have signed a 4-year contract of employment until 30 June 2022.”
The 25-year-old goalkeeper had his tests in Turin at the J-Medical centre and saluted fans.
A statement from the club confirmed Perin had completed his medical this afternoon and he gave his comments on the transfer.
He will challenge Wojciech Szczesny for the gloves after Gianluigi Buffon moved on, ending a 17-year reign.