Bournemouth have lastly captured Colombia central midfielder Jefferson Lerma from Levante on a five-year deal for a membership report charge, the
The 23-year-old, whose switch is topic to worldwide clearance, performed in all of Colombia’s video games at this 12 months’s World Cup in
The switch charge for Lerma was not disclosed, however British media reported that he was transferring for £25million ($32million), which beats the earlier report of £20m the membership paid for Dutch defender Nathan Ake from Chelsea final 12 months.
Bournemouth have lastly captured Colombia central midfielder Jefferson Lerma from Levante
‘The switch has been very lengthy as a result of it took some time for the golf equipment to achieve an settlement, however an important factor is that I’m right here now and everybody obtained what they wished ultimately,’ Lerma informed the membership web site.
‘I’ve at all times cherished the Premier League model of soccer and am very joyful to have this chance. I’m wanting ahead to success and doing essential issues for this membership.’
Lerma began out with Colombian aspect Atletico Huila and joined Spanish Liga membership Levante in 2015, initially on mortgage, taking part in 93 video games in all competitions and scoring three objectives.
The 23-year-old performed in all of Colombia’s matches at this 12 months’s World Cup in Russia
He made his Colombia debut in November 2017, that includes 9 occasions thus far, and performed on the 2016 Olympics.
‘Jefferson is an especially gifted participant and an excellent athlete who will deliver a distinct kind of play to our midfield,’ stated Cherries supervisor Eddie Howe.
He’s the membership’s third close-season signing after Sheffield United midfielder David Brooks and Leganes full-back Diego Rico.
Bournemouth chief govt Neill Blake added: ‘It hasn’t been straightforward and we’ve needed to be affected person, however we’ve obtained our man and it’s a large assertion for this membership.
‘A brand new report switch speaks volumes of the ambition of our homeowners to proceed progressing the membership and competing within the Premier League.’
The switch charge was not disclosed, however British media reported that he was transferring for £25m