Fulham complete signing of PSG goalkeeper Alphonse Areola on a season-long loan with an choice to make his keep in London everlasting
- Fulham have signed PSG goalkeeper Alphonse Areola on a season-long loan
- The Premier League newcomers have an choice to make the loan everlasting too
- Areola has remodeled 100 appearances for PSG since making his debut in 2013
Fulham have confirmed the signing of Alphonse Areola on loan from Paris Saint-Germain and have made an improved provide of £17million for Lyon winger Bertrand Traore.
Areola, 27, has signed for the season with Fulham holding an choice to make the transfer everlasting subsequent summer time, whereas talks are ongoing with Lyon over a deal for former Chelsea winger Traore. That may but hinge on whether or not Lyon promote Memphis Depay to Barcelona.
Fulham have signed Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Alphonse Areola on a season-long loan
Areola has remodeled 100 appearances for PSG and gained the World Cup with France in 2018
‘Fulham is a historic membership in London and I’ve heard loads concerning the stadium. I hope this season might be a superb one for us. I wish to carry my vitality and do every part for this workforce to maintain us the place we belong to be.’
Director of soccer operations Tony Khan added: ‘Alphonse has expertise on the very highest stage, as he’s performed in France’s nationwide workforce, gained the league title with PSG, had success at RC Lens, Bastia and with Villarreal, and most not too long ago he performed for Real Madrid as they gained La Liga final season.
‘We’re excited that he’s becoming a member of us, and he’ll be a superb addition to our squad as for our Premier League marketing campaign forward.’
Areola (R) was on loan at Real Madrid final season, the place he picked up a LaLiga winner’s medal
Areola arrived as Marcus Bettinelli moved to Middlesbrough for the season.
Fulham stay in discussions over different positions too. Apart from Traore, they’re strengthening their proper again place with the additions of Kenny Tete from Lyon and Torino’s Ola Aina.
They have additionally spoken once more with Benfica over a loan with possibility for midfielder Florentino Luis.
Fulham have already accomplished offers for younger full-back Antonee Robinson from Wigan and midfield duo Harrison Reed and Mario Lemina, each from Southampton.
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