Feyenoord rent play Diks final, Fiorentina
Feyenoord has this season finally the decision about Kevin Diks. The 20-year-old right back is for a year rental from Fiorentina.
Both clubs confirmed the transfer on Tuesday through the official channels. Diks is at Feyenoord, the successor of Rick Karsdorp, who last week for fourteen million euros was sold to AS Roma.
“I am pleased that we the departure of Rick, quickly able to adapt with the arrival of Kevin. We follow him since his breakthrough at Vitesse,” says technical director Martin van Geel.
“With his defensive and attacking qualities and his enthusiasm, he can be of added value for our selection. Kevin will be with Bart Nieuwkoop has to compete for the rechtsbackpositie.”
Diks going in to the Club wearing number 17 to play. Last half year he was on a rental basis active at Vitesse, that him twelve months ago was sold to Fiorentina. He is still until mid-2021 fixed in Florence.
Diks could in his first few months at Fiorentina barely in time to count. In the service of Vitesse he came to twelve official matches, including the 2-0 win KNVB cup final against AZ.
Diks is the third acquisition for Liverpool this summer. The Rotterdammers did fortify themselves already with Jean-Paul Boëtius (FC Basel) and Sofyan Amrabat (FC Utrecht). Feyenoord hit on the other hand some basisspelers rid of the crew who in may became champion.
Terence Kongolo signed on Monday a contract with AS Monaco and in an earlier stage, left Karsdorp (AS Roma), Eljero Elia (Istanbul Basaksehir) and Dirk Kuijt (stopped) the club. In addition, it turned Steven Berghuis back at Watford, that him a season had to be rented to Feyenoord.
Diks can on August 5, his first official match play for Feyenoord in the battle for the Johan Cruijff Schaal. The team of trainer Giovanni van Bronckhorst takes the against cup winner Vitesse, the old club of Diks.
Saturday plays Feyenoord against FC Lisse his first practice game of the new season. The champion worked Monday the first training.
Overview: All zomertransfers in the Premier league