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Torino defender Ogbonna finalises Juventus move

Published: Thursday 11 July 2013, 19.28CET
Italy centre-back Angelo Ogbonna has joined Italian champions Juventus from Torino FC after the rivals agreed a fee of €13m that could rise to €15m for the 25-year-old.
Torino defender Ogbonna finalises Juventus move
Angelo Ogbonna training with Italy last summer ©Sportsfile
 
 
 
Published: Thursday 11 July 2013, 19.28CET

Torino defender Ogbonna finalises Juventus move

Italy centre-back Angelo Ogbonna has joined Italian champions Juventus from Torino FC after the rivals agreed a fee of €13m that could rise to €15m for the 25-year-old.

Italy defender Angelo Ogbonna has joined Juventus from Torino FC after the city rivals agreed a fee of €13m that could rise to €15m for the 25-year-old.

Ogbonna passed a medical this morning before putting pen to paper on a contract that will keep him at Juventus until summer 2018. The centre-back, who was called up for UEFA EURO 2012 but did not play in Poland and Ukraine, has spent his entire career with Torino having come through the academy, save for a loan spell at FC Crotone in 2007/08.

Juventus, who won their second successive Scudetto last season, will begin their UEFA Champions League campaign in the group stage.

Last updated: 13/07/13 16.09CET

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