A new start. After seven years of a beautiful union with Juventus, Paulo Dybala has decided to change air this summer. However, the Old Lady had done everything to save her marriage with Joya by offering her several contract extensions. But the Argentinian international declined all the offers one after the other. Free since June 30, he was therefore on the market.
Quickly, Inter Milan made contact with the player’s representative. All the lights seemed to be green. But in the end, the Lombards decided to backtrack, preferring a return of Romelu Lukaku, unhappy at Chelsea. The Dybala track, she took the lead in the wing. Associated with Manchester United or Atlético de Madrid, the Argentinian saw nothing coming as the transfer window progressed. Which worried him. Then, the Wolf entered the scene.
Mourinho convinced Dybala
Under the impetus of José Mourinho, who made him his priority since he saw him as the player capable of taking AS Roma a step forward, the team from the Italian capital embarked on this file. Not very interested at first, Paulo Dybala, who wanted to play in the Champions League while the Giallorossi will play in the Europa League, then listened. The Special One wet the jersey to convince him. And Dybala ended up saying yes to Roma.
“AS Roma are pleased to announce the signing of Paulo Dybala. The 28-year-old Argentinian arrives at the Giallorossi after spending the last seven seasons at Juventus. The player has signed a contract that binds him to the club until June 30, 2025., can we read in the press release of the club of the capital. After Palermo and Juventus, Joya will therefore take up a new challenge in Serie A. Star of Mourinho’s training, the 28-year-old player, who will receive a salary of 6 million euros per year, will bring his experience of very high level and his talent. It’s up to him to play!
🆕 𝗪𝗘𝗟𝗖𝗢𝗠𝗘 | Paulo Dybala 🐺🇦🇷
The club is delighted to confirm the signing of the world-renowned forward!
— AS Roma English (@ASRomaEN) July 20, 2022