DONE DEAL: Atalanta sign Gakpe
Serie A side Atalanta have confirmed the loan signing of Genoa and Togo striker Serge Gakpe until the end of the season.
The 28-year-old has scored three goals in 13 appearances for the Grifone this season including two assists. Gakpe has 38 senior caps for Togo and has also turned out for Standard Liege and Monaco amongst others in the past.
The former France Under-21 international arrived in Serie A from Nantes last summer on a free transfer.
“Atalanta announce the temporary signing of the player Serge Gakpe from Genoa, who will wear the number 13 shirt.” read a club statement.
Part of the agreement includes an option for Atalanta to acquire the full rights of Gakpe when the loan expires at the end of the season.