The 20-year-old has signed a five-year contract with the Italian side.
Speaking to Italian publication MediaGol.it, he said: “I am happy to be a new Palermo player. It’s a great thrill for me.
“I hope to do well in Sicily. I am honoured to begin this new experience. ”
He added: “For me, Palermo is a great team.
“We are now an established team in the Italian league. I have heard many good things about the club and the team, and it is an honour for me to be here.”