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Achraf Hakimi joins Inter Milan

Achraf Hakimi joins Inter Milan

Serie A side Inter Milan have completed a deal for Morocco international Achraf Hakimi.

Inter announced on Thursday that Hakimi has joined on permanent basis for €40 million with €5 million in add-ons from Real Madrid.The contract runs upto 30 June 2025.

The young wingback graduated from Real Madrid’s prestigious academy was sent on loan to German Bundesliga outfit Borussia Dortmund in the 2019/2020 season.

While at Dortmund, Hakimi caught the attention of the World and Inter Milan moved quickly to snap up the

He made 73 appearances for BVB in all all competitions, scoring 12 goals and providing 17 assists.

This season alone he scored nine goals and made 10 assists, becoming the defender with the most amount of assists in the Bundesliga.

He also represented the Atlas Lions in both the 2018 World Cup and the 2019 AFCON and reached the round of 16

And now as his loan ended, Hakimi left Los Blancos to sign for Inter Milan under Antonio Conte in order to secure more playing time.The Morocco international made sure to thank the Dortmund board, coaching staff, teammates and fans in a public statement before leaving.

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