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Stephen Appiah recommends loan move for Juventus' Boakye

Ex-Ghana Stephen Appiah has advised new Juventus signing Richmond Boakye-Yaidom to seek a loan move.

Boakye-Yiadom signed for the Biaconneri from Genoa in a co-ownership deal worth US$5m but cannot be guaranteed playing time .

The 18-year-old is likely to be overlooked as he competes with experienced trio Alessandro Matri, Fabio Quagliarella and Mirko Vucinic.

Appiah-who played for Juventus between 2003 and 2005-left Parma for Brescia on loan for 2002/2003 and had a successful spell.

The 31-year-old wants the Ghana striker to emulate him.

“Exactly, I was at Parma and I never played. I wanted to play at all cost, so I went on loan to Brescia,” Appiah told TuttoJuve.

“I got more playing time there and scored 8 goals which helped me to join Juventus.

“It will be fine if a club come for him on loan because at the bottom of it, he will still remain a Juventus player

“If he gains more experience and the club deems him ready then he can come back. This will be important if he wants to stay in the club.”

Source: MTNFoootball.com

 

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