Wednesday July 6 2016
Official: Alisson to Roma for €8m

Roma have finally announced the arrival of Brazilian shot-stopper Alisson Becker from Internacional for €8m.

The deal had been done several months ago and he first flew in to Italy some weeks back.

This evening a statement was released confirming the 23-year-old joins from Internacional for €8m and “all third-party ownership rights have also been resolved.”

Alisson signed a five-year contract, set to expire in June 2021, and will wear the Number 19 jersey.

“After being part of the Brazil U-20 side that won the Toulon Tournament in 2013, Alisson made ​​his senior debut for the national team in October last year.

“He has gone on to make nine appearances in total for the Selecao - including five games in the ongoing 2018 World Cup qualifiers and three in the recent Copa America Centenario in the United States.”

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