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Juventus sign Sao Paolo defender Lyanco

February 2, 2017 - 8:54 am

Juventus are on the verge of completing a deal for Brazilian centre-back Lyanco.

According to both Corriere dello Sport and La Stampa, the Bianconeri are in the final stages of completing a deal for the Brazilian-Serbian defender, currently playing at Sao Paolo.

Corriere dello Sport suggest the deal with cost Juventus 5m and while there are still details to be defined, the players future is at Juventus.

Lyanco began his youth career at Botafogo before transferring to Sao Paolo in 2015 where he’s played 20 games, scoring 1 goal. Despite having represented the Serbian national youth team at under-19 level, he is currently featuring for the Brazilian under-20 side.

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    BelgianJuventino February 2, 2017 at 10:38 am

    So much for ‘our transfer market is finished’ eh! The youth fishing seems to be going strong as ever

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      Storm February 2, 2017 at 11:20 am

      Lichtsteiner renewing and rumor about Kolasinac doing a medical. A lof of excitement for a finished window.

      Both great news!

      I don’t know the lad above but I am always glad to hear Juve engage themselves with talents.