Africanfootball.com has reported that Ghanaian midfielder Bright Addae has joined Italian third-tier side Ascoli on a permanent transfer from Parma for an undisclosed fee.
The 20-year former Ghana youth international spent last season on two loan spells at Gorica and Gubbio respectfully.
Ascoli see the defensive midfielder as a key component as they stage a fight-back to Serie B.
The club have been bought by a Canadian/Italian businessman whose dream is to see the team return to the second-tier league next season
Addae moved to Parma in 2009 after winning the FIFA Under-20 World Youth Championship in Egypt that same year.