Friday June 26 2015
Torino agree Bjarnason deal

Torino have won the race to sign Pescara and Iceland midfielder Birkir Bjarnason.

The 27-year-old is expected to have his medical with the Granata on Monday.

Bjarnason was a transfer target for several sides, including Palermo, Empoli, newly-promoted Carpi and English club Leeds United.

According to Sport Italia and Sky Sport Italia, the transfer has been agreed for €1m (£700,000).

This season Bjarnason scored 10 Serie B goals, plus two in the play-offs, that took Pescara to within a whisker of promotion.

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