Kaio Jorge, Juventus

UPDATED: Juventus Officially Acquire Kaio Jorge from Santos

Juventus will bring in Kaio Jorge right away, as they have reached an agreement with Santos on a small fee. The 19-year-old striker is currently practicing on his own in Recife and will fly to Turin later this week to complete the signing, which the Brazilian club already announced. He will ink a five-year contract.
Kaio Jorge, Juventus, Santos

Santos Claim Kaio Jorge’s Contract to Be Longer Than Reported

The plot of the Kaio Jorge drama thickens. Just as Juventus were closing in on adding him on a free in January, Santos say that his contract actually expires in 2023. They state that the Brazilian federation allowed him to sign a five-year contract even if he was underage. A legal battle with the player's agents might ensue given the murky situation, putting the deal in jeopardy.
Kaio Jorge, Juventus

Juventus Looking to Pip Milan at the Post in Race for Brazilian Prodigy

Juventus have overtaken the competition to sign Kaio Jorge, although further plot twists can not be ruled out. They sent a letter to Santos indicating that they have opened talks with the striker to sign him on a free in January. In reality, they have already reached an agreement on personal terms, as Milan did before. Instead, the Brazilian club would rather sell him to Benfica.
Kaio Jorge, Milan, Santos

Milan and Juventus Now Facing Strong Competition for Santos Starlet

Milan are not the only ones pursuing Kaio Jorge. Benfica are in talks with Santos to purchase the 19-year-old striker, while Juventus are squarely still in the race. The Rossoneri would be in the lead if the player waited until the end of his deal to move. However, the Brazilian club is trying to monetize his departure in this window.