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Los Angeles FC Transfer News: Juventus and Italian legend Giorgio Chiellini signs for Los Angeles FC

Juventus and Italian legend Giorgio Chiellini has finally joined Los Angeles FC after a long list of offers from other MLS clubs. Chiellini was out of a contract after bidding farewell to his long-serving club Juventus where he played for 18 years after he joined in 2004 from Fiorentina. He made a total of 561 appearances for the club and scored over 36 goals and also captained the club for a long time. He was considered by many as the true heir to Paula Maldini for the Italian national side. After countless memories, celebrations and emotions, it was time for him to bid goodbye to his club and move to a place elsewhere. A lot of clubs around Europe were looking to pounce for him but he was only looking for offers from MLS and LA FC offered him the perfect contract and the deal was confirmed last night. Juventus are currently struggling as a team with nothing working out for them having barely made it to the fourth place in the league in last two seasons. Chiellini signs for the MLS side LA FC on a 18-month deal keeping him in the club until 2024. He is a veteran of the game and a true warrior in the defense, having had his prime at Juventus he still believes he has a lot to offer to the game and be a pivotal player for his new side.

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Giorgio Chiellini Wage and Transfer Fee 2022:

Giorgio Chiellini has become the marquee signing of the MLS side for the 2022 season. With LA FC currently topping the Western Conference in the MLS, he will look to add a lot of integrity in the defense and try to assure them the first place at the end of the league phase. He will earn a salary of $1.65 million keeping him at the club until 2024.

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Problems for Juventus:

With Chiellini gone and Paulo Dybala already leaving the club after his contract expiry last month, it will be a hard summer transfer window for Allegri as he has to find proper replacements for his midfield and defense. There are talks that Juventus are trying to bring Gabriel Jesus and Alvaro Morata back into their side only time will tell if the Italian heavyweights can bag some good signings this summer. Juventus are close to their first signing for next season as they look to buy Paul Pogba on a free transfer after his departure from Manchester United.

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