Exiled in China for two seasons, Stephan El Shaarawy is back in Serie A. The 28-year-old Italian international joined AS Roma, where he played between 2015 and 2019.
“AS Roma is pleased to announce the return of Stephan El Shaarawy to the Club. The forward will wear the Giallorossi shirt again, after the experience that saw him starring at the capital club between 2016 and 2019.", indicates the Giallorossi in their communicated.
Passed by AS Monaco for a season (15 Ligue 1 matches, 0 goal, in 2015/2016), the one who is nicknamed Il Faraone (the pharaoh) in Italy, will try to recover after a complicated last exercise in the Chinese championship (6 games, 0 goals).
The return of El Shaarawy should compensate for the probable future departure of Edin Dzeko, announced in particular in the sights of Inter Milan.
Back, @OfficialEl92 ! 🐺
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— AS Roma French (@ASRomaFRA) January 30, 2021
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