Why did El Shaarawy leave Roma?

ARTICLES. MILAN: Italy international Stephan El Shaarawy is finalising his return to Serie A club Roma after leaving Chinese club Shanghai Shenhua, coach Paulo Fonseca confirmed on Saturday. The 28-year-old forward left Rome in July 2019 for the Chinese side for a reported 16 million euros ($19.5 million).

What happened to Shaarawy?

Following several long periods out of action due to injuries, he spent the 2015–16 season on loan with Monaco and subsequently Roma, signing permanently for the latter club at the end of the season. In 2019, he transferred to Chinese club Shanghai Greenland Shenhua, before making a return to Roma eighteen months later.

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How much did Shaarawy cost Roma?

On 26 January 2016, El Shaarawy joined Roma on a loan deal until 30 June 2016, for a fee of €1.4 million. The agreement included an option to make the deal permanent, for a fee of €13 million, before the beginning of the 2016–17 season.

Who is El Shaarawy?

He is nicknamed Il Faraone (The Pharaoh), as his father is Egyptian . El Shaarawy began his career at Genoa, and was signed by AC Milan in 2011 after a successful loan at Padova. Frequently regarded as one of the most promising youngsters of his generation, El Shaarawy had his breakthrough in the first half of the 2012–13 season.

How much did Shaarawy sign for Milan?

On 25 June 2011, El Shaarawy signed for Serie A giants Milan for €20 million transfer fee (€10M plus Alexander Merkel). On 18 September 2011, El Shaarawy made his debut with Milan at the Stadio San Paolo in a 3–1 loss to Napoli in Serie A.

When did El Shaarawy scored his first goal for Italy?

On 10 October 2015, El Shaarawy, ended a three-year goal drought, scoring the winning goal in Italy’s 3–1 away win over Azerbaijan in a European qualifying match; this was his first international goal since November 2012, and the win guaranteed Italy a place at Euro 2016.