Brazilian midfielder Allan joins Berlin on loan

Indo Asian News Service / 06 August 2016

Berlin, Aug 6 (IANS) German football club Hertha Berlin has signed Allan Rodrigues de Souza from Liverpool on loan, both clubs have confirmed.

The 19-year-old central midfielder will reinforce Berlin’s offense for the upcoming campaign after putting pen to paper on a season-long loan deal, reports Xinhua.

Allan Rodrigues de Souza, known as Allan, has received jersey number 20.

“We are pleased that we have been able to sign such a talented young player,” Berlin’s Sporting Director Michael Preetz told the club’s official homepage on Friday.

Allan is playing since 2015 for Premier League outfit Liverpool FC but the midfielder spent the last seasons on loan at other clubs. He played recently for Belgian club Sint-Truidense where he made nine appearances.

“I have immediately felt comfortable within the team and the club. I am therefore delighted to play for Hertha Berlin,” the new arrival said.