OFFICIAL : Juventus signs Gonzalo Higuain on a record transfer fee
- Updated: July 26, 2016
No more doubts.The dream has become true. Juventus have signed Gonzalo Higuain from Napoli on a record transfer fee as Giuseppe Marotta has deposited his contract today at Lega.
The Old Lady have paid the release clause of the 28-year-old striker – 90 million euros to be paid in two years , meanwhile the Argentine striker has signed a 5 years deal. Gonzalo Higuain will earn 7 million euros per season during his next 5 years at Turin.
After Real Madrid brought back Morata at Santiago Bernabeu , the Bianconeri has been looking for a new striker. The Old Lady have paid a great amount of money for Gonzalo Higuain – as he becomes the 3rd most expensive transfer in history after Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo.
After becoming an idol of Napoli fans, Gonzalo Higuain leave Stadio San Paolo after 3 awesome seasons where he managed to score 91 goals in 146 appearances. The 28-year-old set a new record last season as he becomes the first player to score 36 goals in a Serie A season. Juventus is expected to announce the signing in the next hours for the player will arrive in Turin this Thursday.
Juventus have made a great transfer market so far as they’ve already signed Benatia and Dani Alves on the defense, Pjanic in the midfielder and Pjaca and Higuain on the attack. The Bianconeri does not aim only the Serie A title next season as they’ve targeted the Champions League trophy.