Home Serie A Atalanta Cristian Romero joins Atalanta in potential €20m deal

Cristian Romero joins Atalanta in potential €20m deal

Atalanta have completed the signing of centre-back Cristian Romero from Juventus on a two-year loan deal.

The 22-year-old spent last season on loan at Genoa after Juventus purchased him from them for €26m.

Atalanta will pay a €2m loan fee, with a further €2m to follow in bonuses if certain objectives are met.

At the end of Romero’s loan spell in the summer of 2022, Atalanta will have the option to buy him for €16m.

The deal could be worth a total of €20m if all objectives are met and Atalanta choose to buy Romero.

Romero arrived in Serie A two years ago from Belgrano in Argentina and has impressed in Italy’s top flight.

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