Juan Jesus joins Napoli

Juan Jesus joins Napoli

Notizie | 18/08/2021

SSC Napoli can confirm the signing of Juan Jesus for the 2021/22 season, with an option for the 2022/23 campaign.

Born in Belo Horizonte on 10 June 1991, Juan Jesus came up through the youth ranks at Internacional, where he made his professional debut in the 2010/11 season, winning the Copa Libertadores with the club in 2010.

Jesus moved to Italy with Inter the following year, making 110 appearances for the club over the course of five seasons in Milan.

Next came a move to Roma in 2016, where he linked up with current Napoli boss Luciano Spalletti. Jesus made over 70 appearances for Roma.

At international level, Jesus was part of the Brazil U20 squad that won the World Cup in 2011.