Monaco sign Stevan Jovetic to replace PSG-bound Kylian Mbappe
Montenegro international arrives from Inter Milan on a four-year contract.
Monaco have completed the signing of forward Stevan Jovetic from Inter Milan, with the Montenegro international set to replace Paris Saint-Germain-bound Kylian Mbappe.
Jovetic, whose career has included spells at Fiorentina and Manchester City, has signed a four-year contract with the Ligue 1 champions.
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"I'm very happy to be here. AS Monaco is a big club that played in the semi-finals of the Champions League and won the French title last season. There are some great players on this team," Jovetic, 27, told Monaco's website.
Jovetic is expected to fill a void soon to be left by French striker Mbappe, who is on the verge of sealing a move to rivals PSG which is reported to be an initial one-year loan deal with a permanent deal in place for next summer thought to be worth €180 million (Dh795m).
Jovetic becomes the ninth signing of the summer for Monaco, who have also recruited the likes of midfielders Youri Tielemans and Soualiho Meite and defender Terence Kongolo.
Updated: August 29, 2017 06:18 PM