Previous
Brazil
Costa Rica
2
0
FT
Match 25
Game Details
Nigeria
Iceland
2
0
FT
Match 24
Game Details
Serbia
Switzerland
1
2
FT
Match 26
Game Details
Belgium
Tunisia
12:00 PM UTC
Match 29
Game Details
South Korea
Mexico
6:00 PM UTC
Match 28
Game Details
Germany
Sweden
3:00 PM UTC
Match 27
Game Details
Next

Transfer Rater: Luka Modric to Tottenham

Football Whispers
Read

Gabriel Paletta leaves AC Milan for Jiangsu Suning

ESPN FC's Shaka Hislop assesses today's transfer rumours, headlined by Real Madrid's reported pursuit of Raheem Sterling and renewed interest in David De Gea.

Chinese Super League club Jiangsu Suning have confirmed the arrival of central defender Gabriel Paletta from AC Milan.

"As agreed by both parties, former Italy international Gabriel Paletta has joined Jiangsu Suning today," Jiangsu said in a statement on social media.

"We hope he can strength our defence with his uncompromising style while also helping to develop the club's young players.

"We are looking forward to his outstanding performances in the Chinese Super League."

The 32-year-old former Liverpool and Boca Juniors centre half joins the 2016 league and cup runners-up in an attempt to shore up a defence that struggled last season as Jiangsu were pulled into a relegation battle under former coach Choi Yong-soo.

The departure of the South Korean saw former England coach Fabio Capello appointed to the post and Jiangsu eventually finished in 12th place in the 16-team league, where the bottom two clubs are demoted to China League One.

Michael Church has written about Asian football for more than 20 years and mainly covers the Chinese game for ESPN FC. Twitter: @michaelrgchurch

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.