Juventus has signed Genoa midfielder Nicolo Rovella for 18 million euros ($21.79 million), with the player to remain at his current club on loan until June 2022, the Serie A champion said on Friday.

Juventus is sending midfielder Manolo Portanova (10 million euros) and forward Elia Petrelli (8 million euros) in the other direction on permanent deals.

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Juventus is fourth on 36 points and travels to face 10th-placed Sampdoria on Saturday.