Atalanta signed Ukrainian worldwide midfielder Viktor Kovalenko from Shakhtar Donetsk on Monday simply hours earlier than the winter switch deadline.
The 24-year-old, who has 30 heads of Ukraine, joins the Bergamo membership seven days after Argentine participant Alejandro “Papu” Gomez left for Seville.
Atalanta are seventh in Serie A. They face Actual Madrid within the final 16 of the Champions League, beginning with the house recreation on 24 February.
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Kovalenko performed 24 video games within the competitors. Shakhtar have received twice at Actual within the group stage this season. Kovalenko missed the victory on the Bernabeu, however began the victory 2-0 at residence. He additionally performed twice in opposition to Atalanta final season.
In Bergamo, he joins compatriot Ruslan Malinovskyi, one other Ukrainian worldwide midfielder who started his profession at Shakhtar.
Italian media mentioned that Kovalenko had signed till 2025 for an annual wage of about two million euros: