Official: Daniel Fuzato joins Roma from Palmeiras


Roma announced the official signing of Brazilian goalkeeper Daniel Fuzato, who arrives from Palmeiras for a fee of €500,000. Fuzato is expected to be the third choice goalkeeper of the Giallorossi.

Roma are delighted to confirm the signing of goalkeeper Daniel Fuzato on a long-term deal. Fuzato, 21, joins the Giallorossi from Brazilian side Palmeiras. He has signed a four-year contract with the club that runs until 30 June 2022.

“Today begins an incredible new adventure in my career,” Fuzato said. “I know Roma very well, because the club has a long tradition of great Brazilian goalkeepers. I will do everything I can to follow in their footsteps.”

“In Daniel, we have identified a player with the potential to represent Roma in the future,” sporting director Monchi said. “For us and our staff, his youth represents a great opportunity to mould and develop a player ready for the challenges of Serie A.”

The Editor of RomaPress.us, John has been covering Italian football as a freelance journalist for over 10 years and has appeared in various publications including ASRoma.com, EuroFantasyLeague.com, and ESPN.