Juventus have almost confirmed the transfer of Leandro Paredes from Paris Saint-Germain. The Argentina international arrives in Turin on a loan deal with an option to buy – up to 15 million euros plus 5 million euros in add-ons and bonuses. This step can become a purchasing commitment if certain personal and group goals are achieved.
After a transfer saga that spanned over the summer, a deal was finally struck between the two clubs. However, it is understood, as per reports from Gazzetta dello sport (Across market transfer) , this Bianconeri They weren’t the only suitors sniffing the Argentine signature. Premier League giants Arsenal were rejected at the last minute, mainly due to Paredes’ commitment to join Juventus.
Leandro Paredes to Juventus, here we go! The full verbal agreement is now complete on loan with an option to buy which could become mandatory, €15 million plus €5 million in add-ons. ⚪️⚫️ #Juventus
Paredes will undergo a medical examination tomorrow. pic.twitter.com/PGWfHDlFTK
– Fabrizio Romano August 30, 2022
Medical checks are already scheduled for Wednesday in Paris before he travels to Turin to sign his new contract. His departure from Paris Saint-Germain allowed the French champions to sign Fabian Ruiz from Napoli.
He will not be at Massimiliano Allegri’s disposal in the match against Spezia, but he will certainly be in the squad as he faces Fiorentina at the Artemio Franchi Stadium this weekend.