Days after Juventus signed French midfielder Paul Pogba, the Serie A club has reached an agreement to sign Ángel Di María on a free transfer. Football expert Fabrizio Romano took to his Twitter handle to announce the arrival of the Argentine at the Allianz Stadium for a one-year contract.
The 34-year-old has won 5 league trophies at Paris St Germain after spending 7 seasons at the club. The Argentine has scored 92 goals and managed 118 assists from 294 appearances for Paris. With the likes of Kylian Mbappe, Lionel Messi, Neymar Jr at the helm of PSG attack, Di Maria is expected to get more game-time at Juventus.
Ángel Di María to Juventus, here we go! Admfter agreement reached on free move, Di María’s expected to fly to Italy this week. ??? #Juvenrus
Paul Pogba will also be in Turin on Saturday, deal done weeks ago.
One-year deal for Di María – docs being prepared to be signed soon. pic.twitter.com/7aAKfcrSEj
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 6, 2022
The Bianconeri boss Massimiliano Allegri is looking to improve the squad by adding experience to the team. Free transfers of Paul Pogba and Ángel Di María is a stepping-stone for the Italian giants to regain their league title after two years and also to dominate the European championship.
Pogba has joined Manchester United for a €105 million from Juventus in 2016. After completing 6 years with the Red Devils, the French international has scored 39 goals and 51 assists in 232 appearances. The 29-year-old will arrive in Turin on Saturday for medical and formally signing a four-year contract.
Apart from the signings, a few big names have been departed from the Italian giants, including Paolo Dybala, and Federico Bernardeschi. Juventus have also sold Rolando Mandragora to Serie A rivals Fiorentina for €8.2 million.