28 January 2021
Juventus has finalised an agreement with Olympique Marseille for the definitive acquisition of Marley Aké, a striker born in 2001, who arrives at Juventus after having made 13 appearances with the French team: nine in Ligue 1 and four in the Champions League League.
Heading in the other direction is Franco Tongya, midfielder born in 2002. Tongya leaves Juventus after 11 years at the club, having gone through the youth sector that led him to win an Under 15 title and make his debut in the Juventus Under 23 jersey.
Below is the official press release:
Juventus Football Club S.p.A. announces that the following agreements have been finalized with Olympique de Marseille SASP:
- Definitive acquisition of the registration rights of the player Marley Aké for a consideration of € 8 million payable in three financial years. Juventus and the player have signed a 5-year contract of employment until 30 June 2025;
- Definitive disposal of the registration rights of the player Franco Tongya for a consideration of € 8 million payable in three financial years. The economic effect of this transaction is positive for about € 8 million.