Palermo signs Swiss youngster

The Swiss U-21 international joins Palermo for an undisclosed fee and has signed a five-year contract with the Italian side.

An official club statement read: “U. S. Palermo announce that it has completed the acquisition of midfielder Pajtim Kasama midfielder, born in Struga (Macedonia), June 2, 1992, from AC Bellinzona.

“A naturalised Swiss Under-17 World Champion in 2009, he has joined Palermo outright by signing a five-year contract.”