Fiorentina have officially announced the acquisition of Andrea Belotti from Roma, finalizing a loan deal for the talented striker. The loan comes with a fee of €750,000.
The confirmation of Belotti’s move was made public by Fiorentina, and Roma also released a statement on their official website, detailing the terms of the temporary transfer. According to Roma’s announcement, the agreement with Fiorentina allows for the loan of Andrea Belotti until June 30, 2024.
Belotti, who joined Roma in the summer of 2022, made his debut on August 30 of the same year in Serie A against Monza. During his time with the Giallorossi, the striker accumulated 68 appearances and scored 10 goals. His first goal came in the Europa League against Helsinki on September 15, 2022. Roma wished Belotti well in his new venture with Fiorentina in their official statement:
ACF Fiorentina is pleased to announce the signing of Andrea Belotti on loan from A.S. Roma.
The striker, who was born in Calcinate on 20 December 1993, has amassed over 100 goals in Serie A for Palermo, Torino and Roma.
Belotti has also turned out for the senior Italy team 44 times, netting 12 goals and winning EURO 2020.
The striker arrived in Florence on the evening of Wednesday, January 31, heading straight to Viola Park. During his introduction to the media, Belotti posed for the customary photos with the Viola scarf in hand, marking the beginning of his journey with Fiorentina.