Juventus have confirmed the permanent sighing of Weston McKennie.
The youngster arrived at the Turin-based club last summer on an initial loan deal from Schalke 04, with Andrea Pirlo's side given the option of making the move permanent.
This was announced on Wednesday evening, with a statement from the club reading;
"Juventus Football Club S.p.A. has exercised the option right for the definitive acquisition of the registration rights of the player Weston McKennie from FC Gelsenkirchen-Schalke 04 e. V for a consideration of € 18.5 million, payable in three years.
"The consideration may increase up to additional € 6.5 million on achieving given conditions over the course of the duration of the contract. Juventus and the player have signed a contract of employment until 30 June 2025.
McKennie has had quite an impact at the club, scoring four times and making two assists in 31 appearances so far.