Juventus has completed the signing of Weston McKennie from Schalke 04 on loan. The US international Midfielder being their first signing after the manager Andrea Pirlo takes three players off the team: as Blaise Matuidi makes move for inter miami and Gonzalo Higuain & Sami Khedira contract terminated. The 21 year old Midfielder has played for schalke 04 as a defensive midfielder, attacking Midfielder and center midfielder role in the German League. His best performance being in the Defensive Midfield as he thrived in defensive stats such as aerial ball winning, shot blocking and ball interception.Having an average of 1.4 tackles and 1.6 interception, and 1.3 clearance per match.He has also made a significant contribution of 3 goals and 0.6 key passes as a deep lining play Maker and He also offers attack threat on indirect set pieces. A new young talent in the Juventus squad in Pirlo’s squad.
1. Juventus are close to sign Weston McKennie from Schalke. €3M loan + €18M option to buy. Agreement to be completed and here we go soon! ⚪️⚫️ @SkySport #Juventus
2. Weston McKennie will fly to Italy on next days to have medicals and sign as new Juventus player. Agreement reached with Schalke04 – loan (€3M) with buy option (€18M). Here we go 🇺🇸⚪️⚫️ @SkySport @DiMarzio #Juve #Juventus #transfersFabrizio Romano via Twitter