Rio de Janeiro, Jan 18 (IANS) AC Milan striker Luiz Adriano is the latest Brazil international to join the Chinese Super League, after agreeing terms with Jiangsu Suning. Adriano has travelled to China to secure his visa and undergo a medical examination, Brazilian portal Globoesporte reported on Sunday, reports Xinhua. 

The Italian football club is said to have agreed a transfer fee of 14 million euros. Adriano joined Milan from Shakhtar Donetsk last year for eight million euros but he scored just three goals in 18 appearances for the Serie A outfit. The 28-year-old has been capped four times for Brazil since making his international debut in 2014. He is the third Brazil international to sign with a Chinese Super League outfit since December, following midfielders Jadson (Tianjin Songjiang) and Renato Augusto (Beijing Guoan).

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