first_imgTransfers Favilli completes Juventus return in €7.5m deal Alex Fisher 21:48 6/15/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) Andrea Favilli Ternana Ascoli Serie B 10212017 Getty Images Transfers Juventus Serie A The Ascoli striker is heading back to Turin, where he spent the 2015-16 season on loan, with a permanent agreement having been put in place Juventus have completed the signing of former loanee and Italy Under-21 international Andrea Favilli from Ascoli for an initial €7.5 million (£7m/$9m).Having impressed at Livorno, Favilli spent the 2015-16 campaign on loan at Juve, making one first-team appearance against Frosinone as a replacement for Alvaro Morata.Favilli also scored 22 goals for Juve’s youth side during his season-long loan before returning to Livorno. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Out of his depth! Emery on borrowed time after another abysmal Arsenal display Diving, tactical fouls & the emerging war of words between Guardiola & Klopp Sorry, Cristiano! Pjanic is Juventus’ most important player right now Arsenal would be selling their soul with Mourinho move The 21-year-old was loaned to Ascoli in 2016 and made his move permanent 12 months later, Favilli netting five times in 12 Serie B appearances in 2017-18.He returns to Juve having signed a five-year contract with the Bianconeri that will see Ascoli receive a hefty initial payment, with €1.25m in add-ons should certain conditions be met before June 2021.”This is the team that gave me a great opportunity a few years ago,” said Favilli.”Coming home is always nice.”Last season was a bit unlucky, but I worked hard and now I’m fine and I’m ready for the new season.”last_img read more