Roma's Kevin Strootman joins Marseille for £22m

By Haruna Mubarak
Netherlands midfielder Kevin Strootman has joined Marseille from Roma in a €25m (£22.7m) deal. The 28-year-old played 44 times last season as Roma finished third in Serie A and reached the semi-finals of the Champions League. Marseille announced the signing with a Fortnite-style video.  C'était écrit. Venu de l'eau 🌊 pour mettre le feu 🔥  #TheFlyingDutchman #OMnation pic.twitter.com/Wla4k3fRMF  — Olympique de Marseille (@OM_Officiel) August 28, 2018    Read also:Barcelona seal €41m Malcom deal after hijacking Roma move
Netherlands midfielder Kevin Strootman has joined Marseille from Roma in a €25m (£22.7m) deal. The 28-year-old played 44 times last season as Roma finished third in Serie A and reached the semi-finals of the Champions League. Marseille announced the signing with a Fortnite-style video. C'était écrit. Venu de l'eau 🌊 pour mettre le feu 🔥 #TheFlyingDutchman #OMnation pic.twitter.com/Wla4k3fRMF — Olympique de Marseille (@OM_Officiel) August 28, 2018 Read also:Barcelona seal €41m Malcom deal after hijacking Roma move "The club would like to thank Kevin for his service over the years, and wishes him all the best for the future," Roma said. Strootman played under current Marseille coach Rudi Garcia when he joined Roma from PSV Eindhoven in 2013. Read also:Vardy and Cahill step aside from England duty He is the third high-profile player to leave Roma this summer after Brazil goalkeeper Alisson joined Liverpool in a deal worth up to £66.8m and Belgium midfielder Radja Nainggolan joined Inter Milan for £33m. Latest sports news in Ghana

Netherlands midfielder Kevin Strootman has joined Marseille from Roma in a €25m (£22.7m) deal.

The 28-year-old played 44 times last season as Roma finished third in Serie A and reached the semi-finals of the Champions League.

Marseille announced the signing with a Fortnite-style video.

 

Read also:Barcelona seal €41m Malcom deal after hijacking Roma move

"The club would like to thank Kevin for his service over the years, and wishes him all the best for the future," Roma said.

Strootman played under current Marseille coach Rudi Garcia when he joined Roma from PSV Eindhoven in 2013.

Read also:Vardy and Cahill step aside from England duty

He is the third high-profile player to leave Roma this summer after Brazil goalkeeper Alisson joined Liverpool in a deal worth up to £66.8m and Belgium midfielder Radja Nainggolan joined Inter Milan for £33m.

Source: BBC