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Southampton complete €18 million deal for Juventus midfielder Lemina

Southampton have completed the signing of Juventus midfielder Mario Lemina for an estimated €18 million, the Premier League club confirmed on Tuesday.

The Gabon midfielder spent two years in Turin, after beginning his career in France with Lorient and Marseille.

Juve took up a €9.5m option on Lemina at the end of his first season, as he settled into a rotation role with the Serie A champions.

And less than a year on the Bianconeri have almost doubled their investment as the player was confirmed as a new Saint.

Southampton vice chairman, Les Reed, said in a statement: “Mario is an outstanding talent who has already achieved a great deal in his career, winning a number of titles and gaining experience of playing on some of the biggest stages in world football."

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