NEWS
Tuesday August 18 2015
Official: Falco to Bologna

After Roma striker Mattia Destro, Bologna have officially signed Filippo Falco from Lecce.

The newly-promoted side are leaving it late to complete their squad, as the Serie A season begins this weekend.

This evening the club announced a deal with Lecce to sign Falco on loan with mandatory option to buy.

The 23-year-old is an attacking right-sided winger who can play in a number of forward roles.

Last season in Serie B on loan at Trapani he scored two goals and provided 12 assists.

This evening Destro announced via Twitter that he would be joining Bologna in a deal thought to be worth €10m, including bonuses.

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