Thursday July 2 2015
Official: Milan sign Luiz Adriano

Milan have officially announced the signing of Shakhtar Donetsk striker Luiz Adriano on a five-year deal.

A move has been growing closer all week, with the player reported to have signed a pre-contract agreement with the Rossoneri.

Following a meeting between the club and the player’s agent at Casa Milan tonight, the Diavolo have announced his immediate signing.

“AC Milan announces that it has today acquired outright the player Luiz Adriano from FC Shakhtar Donetsk, who has signed a contract which runs until June 30, 2020,” a statement on the club’s official website confirmed.

“The player will join up with the team in the coming days.”

Shakhtar then confirmed that the Rossoneri had paid €8m to secure the forward.

"Shakhtar and Milan have agreed on the details of the Brazilian striker’s move to the Italian club. The transfer fee amounted to  €8 million."

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