Super Eagles right-back Tyronne Ebuehi has joined Serie A club Empoli from Benfica after signing a three-year deal.
Empoli confirmed the signing on their official website on Tuesday.
Ebuehi featured for Venezia on loan from Benfica last season but could not help them avoid relegation.
He has now reunited with Paolo Zanetti, whom he worked with at Venezia.
A statement from Empoli read:”Empoli Football Club announces that it has definitively acquired the right to the sports performances of Tyronne Ebuehi from Sport Lisboa e Benfica; the footballer has signed a contract until 30 June 2025.“
Born in Haarlem, Ebuehi played for Dutch youth teams of several amateur clubs before joining professional team ADO Den Haag from amateur side HFC EDO in 2013.
He made his Eredivisie debut on 10 August 2014 in a 1–0 home defeat to Feyenoord. Three seasons later, on 19 May 2018, he signed a five-year contract with Portuguese club S.L. Benfica. Due to injury, however, he missed the whole…
Source: Complete Sports