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Watford sign forward Richarlison from Brazilian club Fluminense

English Premier League side Watford have agreed to sign Brazil under-20 forward Richarlison from Rio de Janeiro outfit Fluminense.

Published: 01st August 2017 03:39 PM  |   Last Updated: 01st August 2017 03:39 PM   |  A+A-

Brazil`s player Richarlison (L) vies for the ball with Argentina`s player Nahuel Molina Lucero | AP

By IANS

RIO DE JANEIRO: English Premier League side Watford have agreed to sign Brazil under-20 forward Richarlison from Rio de Janeiro outfit Fluminense.

Richarlison had also been linked with Premier League champions Chelsea and Dutch club Ajax, reports Xinhua news agency.

"(We) thank Richarlison for his dedication and commitment during his 70 games and 19 goals for the club and wish him success in the next stage of his career," Fluminense said in a statement.

Watford is said to be awaiting the approval of a work permit for the 20-year-old before confirming the transfer, which reportedly cost the Hornets around $11 million.
 

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