DEAL DONE: Juventus sign Emre Can from Liverpool

Emre Can has completed his free transfer to Juventus. He’s signed a four-year deal. Can will wear the number 23 shirt at Juventus and will officially join the club on July 1st, when his Liverpool contract expires.

A Juventus statement read, “Juventus Football Club announces that a contract of employment with the player Emre Can, effective as of 1st July 2018 and expiring on 30 June 2022, has been signed. As a result of the signature of the agreement, Juventus will incur additional costs of € 16 million, to be paid over the next two financial years.

“The versatile midfielder who can also operate in defence, joins Juventus after four years with Liverpool FC. He has made over 150 appearances with the reds, scoring 14 goals for the Anfield side since arriving from Bayer Leverkusen in 2014. As well as bringing strength and resilience to the team, Can was officially awarded the ‘2016-17 Premier League Goal of the Season’ for a stunning overhead kick.

“Can has made 20 appearances for the Germany National Team winning the 2017 Confederations Cup with Die Mannschaft.”