Arsenal buying Daniele Rugani
Arsenal have an interest in signing Juventus defender Daniele Rugani.
The 23-year-old has actually had a hard time to displace Andrea Barzagli, Leonardo Bonucci and Giorgio Chiellini in Juve’s beginning XI and his representative, Davide Torchia, has actually declared the Gunners would like to include him to their team.
Rugani has actually made only 11 appearances for the Serie A club this season.
Torchia informed Radio Sportiva: “Daniele’s doing well– I’m pleased by him.”
Arsenal? They didn’t release any offer for him.
” They expressed interest for him, however we have respect Juventus.”
Rugani grew playing youth football for Empoli, signing up with the club as a six-year-old.
He moved to Juventus on loan in 2012 and was signed up with the club’s Primavera (U20) youth team where he was a routine starter in the side that won the Coppa Italia Primavera.
Rugani was acquired by Juve in July 2013 in a co-ownership deal for EUR500,000 and after that returned to Empoli on a season-long loan deal for their Serie B project.
The centre-back played a crucial role as Empoli completed the season in 2nd place, accomplishing automatic promotion to Serie An along with champs Palermo.
He stayed with Empoli for the following season, however Juventus purchased out the remainig half of his registration rights in February 2015 for an extra EUR3.5 million.
Rugani went back to Juventus that summertime and has actually gone on to make 56 appearances for the club in all competitions.