Atalanta have confirmed the signing of Joakim Mæhle from Genk with the Denmark defender who has already arrived in Bergamo.
“Atalanta B.C. announce to have reached an agreement with the club KRC Genk for the permanent transfer of the player Joakim Mæhle Pedersen,” the club’s official statement reads.
“The footballer, preventively subjected to the medical examinations, has already joined the Nerazzurri team with the authorization of Genk.
“The deal will be formalized and concluded on the 4th of January 2021 at the opening of the January transfer window.”
Last year, Maehle faced Napoli and Liverpool in the Champions League group stage and scored two goals during the U21 European Championship played in Italy. Click here for his player profile.