Moise Kean is about to move from Juventus to Everton in one of the highest-profile transfers of the summer.
The deal is now close to being confirmed by both clubs after reliable transfer expert Fabrizio Romano announced that Kean is about to fly out to Merseyside to formalise a move to the Blues after both clubs reached an agreemen for an initial £29m rising to £40M including add-ons.
Kean will then undergo his medical and is set to sign his contract until June 2024 for almost £3M a season, with Juventus not having a buy-back option on the player. It’s a huge, statement signing for Everton, having just sold their midfielder Idrissa Gueye to Paris Saint-Germain for £29m.
Moise Kean to Everton, here we go! Total agreement reached with Juventus, last details will be completed on next hours. The striker will fly to UK tomorrow to undergo his medicals and sign the contract. 🔵 #transfers #Everton #Juve
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 30, 2019
Kean is one of the highest-rated prospects in world football, with the 19-year-old Italy international dubbed the ‘golden boy’ of Italian football. Kean maintained a consistent goalscoring record in his breakthrough year at Juve, where his precise dribbling and clinical finishing saw him score 6 goals in just 536 minutes.
Renowned for his “Woah” celebrations, brightly-coloured dreads and love for hip-hop, Kean is set to become one of the characters of the Premier League – Graeme Souness’ head has reportedly last been heard rolling along the floor of the Sky Sports studio.
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