Torino have completed the signing of striker Josef Martinez from Swiss side Young Boys.
The 21-year-old Venezuelan has penned a four-year deal at the Stadio Olimpico and will be officially presented on Monday after passing a medical.
"Torino football club is pleased to announce that it has acquired outright from Young Boys to the rights of the player Josef Alexander Martinez,'' said a statement on the club's official website.
"The Venezuelan striker has signed a contract until 30 June 2018.''
NYON, Switzerland -- UEFA has punished Basel for fan hooliganism by ordering the Swiss club to play its home Europa League quarterfinal against Valencia in an empty stadium.
UEFA says a second stadium-closure order was deferred for a two-year probationary period.
Basel fans forced play to be stopped by throwing fireworks on the pitch during its 2-1 victory at Salzburg last Thursday.
The referee took the teams to the dressing rooms for several minutes during the first ha...
Jose Mourinho says Chelsea only made a move for Basel winger Mohamed Salah after it was decided to sell Juan Mata to Manchester United.
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The Blues confirmed on Thursday that an agreement had been reached with the Swiss champions to bring Salah, 21, to Stamford Bridge.
Mourinho, though, insists the deal is still “open” and is not yet certain, as he revealed the move happened so quickly that the W...
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he has not given up hope of signing Mohamed Salah -- even though Chelsea have agreed a fee for the Basel winger.
Salah, 21, looks set to move to Stamford Bridge after the Blues announced on Thursday that a deal is in place with the Swiss champions, subject to a medical and the agreeing of...