Perotti makes Genoa switch

Genoa have signed winger Diego Perotti from Sevilla, the Serie A side have announced. The 25-year-old Argentinian moves to italy on a four-year deal after five successful seasons in the first team in Andalusia which saw him win a Spanish Cup and a Europa League title.

"The Genoa Cricket and Football Club announces it has reached an agreement with Sevilla FC for the acquisition, outright, of attacker Diego Perotti," read a statement on "The player has signed a four-year contract."

Perotti came through the youth ranks at Boca Juniors before some impressive performances for Deportivo Moron earned him a move to Europe. After two years in Sevilla's B team, the wideman moved up to the first team where he made over 100 appearances while also earning international recognition under Diego Maradona.