Wednesday August 7 2019
Official: Genoa sign Saponara

Genoa have officially signed attacker Riccardo Saponara from Fiorentina on loan with an option to buy.

The deal was confirmed in a statement on Genoa’s official website, with Genoa’s purchase option reported to be set at €3.8m.

Saponara spent last season on loan at city rivals Sampdoria, scoring two goals and providing five assists in 24 appearances.

The 27-year-old is a former Italy Under-21 international and also previously played for Empoli and Milan.

The Grifone are also about to announce the arrival of Ajax midfielder Lasse Schone.

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