It is a reinforcement of choice for AS Roma. La Louve announced on Sunday the arrival of Italian striker Andrea Belotti, who had been free since leaving Torino in June. The “Gallo” (the “Rooster”, his nickname), 28, is now linked with the capital club until June 30, 2023, with an option for two additional years according to sporting criteria.
” Roma’s ambitions and growth are visible for all to see “commented the player, quoted on the club’s website.
The arrival of Belotti was unblocked at the end of the week with the concluded departure of the young Ghanaian striker from the Giallorossi, Felix Afena-Gya, towards Cremonese. The Italian international champion of Europe (44 caps, 12 goals) arrives in a role of understudy of the English center-forward Tammy Abraham, 24, that José Mourinho did not spare a press conference on Saturday.
Belotti scored 113 goals in 251 matches (in all competitions) in the jersey of “Toro”, the club where he arrived in 2015 from Palermo.