Juventus flop Anderson Hernanes signs for China’s Hebei Fortune for €8 million
Brazilian midfielder only moved to Turin from Inter Milan in August 2015 for €11m having previously played for Lazio
Brazilian midfielder Anderson Hernanes has joined Chinese Super League club Hebei Fortune after just 18 months with Juventus, the Serie A side announced on Friday.
“Juventus Football Club announces the completion of an agreement with Hebei China Fortune Football Club for the permanent transfer of Anderson Hernanes for €8 million (HK$66m),” a statement by Juventus said.
Juventus, bidding for a record sixth consecutive Serie A crown, said the fee could “increase by two million euros” if certain conditions are met during Hernanes’ stay with the Chinese club.
The statement did not reveal further details.
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Hernanes, who joined Juventus from Inter Milan in August 2015 for €11m having been a fans’ favourite at former club Lazio, made just 35 appearances for the Turin side, winning one league title and the Italian Cup.