Sports

Fulham agree Justin Kluivert loan with option to buy

Fulham have agreed a deal to sign Roma winger Justin Kluivert on loan with an option to buy, 90min understands.

The Dutchman returned to Roma this summer having spent last season on loan with Nice, scoring six goals in 31 appearances.

The Cottagers have had a busy summer already, bringing in Joao Palhinha, Andreas Pereira, Kevin Mbabu and Bernd Leno on permanent deals, while Manor Solomon and Shane Duffy have joined on loan.

Kluivert is set to be their latest addition. 90min understands a medical has been scheduled and Fulham hope to wrap the deal up on Friday. His contract with Roma is expected to be extended until 2024 to ensure they maintain value.

Should the 23-year-old succeed in the Premier League, Marco Silva’s side will have the option to make the deal permanent.

Kluivert first rose to prominence in 2017/18 with ten league goals for Ajax, resulting in an €18.75m move to Roma. However, he has managed only five Serie A goals for I Giallorossi across two seasons and has spent the last two terms out on loan with RB Leipzig and Nice.

Scott SaundersGraeme Bailey & Toby Cudworth bring you Talking Transfers, discussing Erik ten Hag wanting to sign five players before the transfer window closes, and Man Utd’s attitude to selling Cristiano Ronaldo. Available on all audio platforms and the 90min YouTube channel.

If you can’t see the podcast embed, click here to download the episode in full!

His arrival will be a boost for Fulham, who recently lost new signing Solomon until after the World Cup due to injury.

90min also understands Fulham have made contact with Brighton over striker Neal Maupay, who has already been the subject of an accepted offer from Nottingham Forest.

Related

READ:  player of the week, moment of the week, team of the week & more

Related Articles

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Back to top button

Adblock Detected

Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker