Juventus have agreed on terms with Santos for the 19-year-old, who is out of contract
at the end of 2021, with the Brazilian side now having made the news official.
Kaio could travel to Italy as soon as Thursday to complete his switch to the Serie A
In the last several months, the battle for Kaio Jorge’s signature had heated up, and
whilst Milan was considered to be the large favorites for his signature, the Old Lady
somehow snatched the striker under their noses.
As reported by Football Italia, Santos has officially announced the sale of the 19-
year-old who is expected to join the Bianconeri in the coming days.
“Juventus met the conditions we had set and which we believe are the best at this
time for the club, given the scenario we found ourselves in,” said Santos President
Andres Rueda with a statement on the official Santos website.
“Good luck to Kaio Jorge and we hope he will have a great path going forward.”
The player’s contract with the Brazilian club was set to expire at the end of the year,
but they were hoping to receive a decent transfer fee before selling the talented
Nonetheless, the report believes that Santos eventually agreed to let the starlet leave
for just 3 million euros plus an additional million in bonuses, as otherwise, they
would run the risk of losing him as a free agent by January.
Whilst we still await an official confirmation from Juventus, we can safely assume
that Kaio will be a Bianconeri player next season.