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Biglia leaves Lazio for Milan

Published:Sunday | July 16, 2017 | 12:00 AM
Roma new Turkish midfielder Cengiz Under (centre) arrives at the Leonardo da Vinci international airport in Fiumicino, near Rome on Friday.


Argentina midfielder Lucas Biglia has transferred from Lazio to AC Milan, adding to the Rossoneri's freewheeling spending spree.

Milan said yesterday that Biglia signed a contract through to 2020.

While details were not announced, Milan reportedly is paying a €17 million (US$20 million) transfer fee plus an eventual €3 million (US$3.5 million) more in potential bonuses.

Milan is also concluding a big deal for Juventus defender Leonardo Bonucci, having already signed Andre Silva from Porto, Ricardo RodrÌguez (Wolfsburg), Franck Kessie Andrea Conti (Atalanta), Hakan «alhanoglu (Bayer Leverkusen) and Mateo Musacchio (Villarreal).

Also yesterday, Roma announced the signing of 20-year-old Turkey midfielder Cengiz Under from Istanbul Basaksehir FK for €13.4 million ($15 million), with €1.5 million ($1.7 million) more in bonuses.

Under signed with Roma through to 2022.