Lazio to sign Brazilian Felipe Anderson - press

08 July 2013 02:48

Brazilian midfielder Felipe Anderson arrived in Rome on Monday to sign a five year contract with Lazio, Italian press said.

The 20-year-old, who will join from Santos, arrived at Rome's Fiumicino airport where Lazio's general manager Maurizio Manzini and several fans welcomed him following days of wrangling between the various parties.

He is due to sign a contract on Tuesday after undergoing a medical. Press sources claim he will cost the Italian Cup winners 8 million euros ($10.3 million).

Source: AFP