Saturday, 17 July 2021 12:41

OFFICIAL: Ghana's Emmanuel Gyabuaa seals AC Perugia loan deal Featured

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The promising midfielder of Ghanaian descent  has joined the ltalian second division side on a season-long loan deal in the ongoing summer transfer window

Newly-promoted ltalian serie B side AC Perugia have announced the signing of ltalian-born Ghanaian midfielder Emmanuel Gyabuaa on a one-year loan deal from top-flight outfit Atalanta BC.

Having made his debut appearance in the Serie A last term, the 19-year-old has now been farmed out to the lower-tier campaigners by the Bergamo-based club as they look forward to his development given his talents at their youth side before they consider drafting him into their mainstream set-up at the end of the 2021-22 football league campaign next term.

A statement from the Stadio Renato Curi outfit over the capturing of the promising youngster reads:

"Perugia, 16 July 2021 - AC Perugia Calcio announces that it has reached an agreement with Atalanta Bergamasca Calcio for the temporary acquisition, until the end of the season, of the football player Emmanuel Gyabuaa."

"The Italian midfielder, born in 2001, grew up in the Atalanta youth sector until his Serie A debut last December 13 against Fiorentina.
He also participated in the Uefa Youth League with 6 appearances and 1 goal. With the Primavera orobica 82 appearances and 9 goals.

Welcome to red and white!"

Following his outstanding performances in the Primavera 1 championship with Atalanta youth side, first team manager Gian Piero Gasperini gave him his debut appearance in the Serie A against Fiorentina last season.

Gyabuaa joined Atalanta B.C at the age of 14 in 2015 having failed to make the grade at Parma.

The Parma-born talented midfielder is still eligible to represent Ghana at the international stage despite featuring for the Italy U15, U16, U17, U18 ,U19 & U20 youth teams

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