Hellas Verona have confirmed they have acquired the full registration rights of Argentinian forward Juan Manuel Iturbe from Porto.
The 20-year-old played on a season-long loan deal at Hellas and scored eight goals in 33 league appearances to help the promoted outfit finish tenth in Serie A.
A statement from the Italian club read: "Hellas Verona FC announces it has exercised the option to buy the sporting rights of Juan Manuel lturbe from FC Porto.
"JMI (Juan Manuel Iturbe)15 is all gialloblu (yellow and blue)!!"
Porto had announced last week that Hellas had paid €15m (£12.2m) to purchase a player who moved to the Portuguese club in 2011.