Fulham have completed the signing of Portugal midfielder Joao Palhinha from Sporting Lisbon.
The club’s website, Fulham, the new Premier League team. The contract is a five-year contract with an additional one-year extension ending in 2028.“I’m very happy to be here. It’s a big opportunity for me. for my career in my opinion.
This is the best league in the world,” the 26-year-old told the ufabet club’s website.“I signed with a great club. The club needs me and I chose the club I promised to the fans that I will do my duty to the best of my ability And hopefully we can win a lot this season.”
For Palhinha, it becomes the first signing of the summer for Fulham, the Premier League rookie team. Who were promote as the Championship champions last season. Fulham’s transfer fee has not been release. But Sky Sports reports £20m to be paid to Sporting Lisbon.
The club decided against extending the contract of midfielder Jean Michael Seri at the end of last season, and he has now departed Craven Cottage.
Silva is understand to want up to 10 new faces in the summer window as he prepares for life back in the Premier League.
The west London club are also in talks with Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno and have made an offer for Manchester United’s Andreas Pereira.