Yakovenko signs three-year Fiorentina deal
Ukrainian forward Oleksandr Yakovenko has joined Fiorentina on a three-year deal, the Serie A club announced on Wednesday.
Yakovenko, 25, will move to Italy from Anderlecht after making 30 appearances for the Belgian champions last season, scoring seven goals in the process.
The Ukraine international signed for Anderlecht in 2008, but was loaned out to Belgium sides Westerlo and OH Leuven for three seasons.
Yakovenko has proved versatile as a midfielder and a forward during his time and will remain at Fiorentina until June 2016.
"ACF Fiorentina communicate that they have signed the footballer Oleksandr Yakovenko," a club statement read. "He has signed a contract that will keep him at the club until June 2016."