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Hamburg SV midfielder Tatsuya Ito signs transfer agreement with Sint-Truiden

Kyodo

Belgian first-division side Sint-Truiden announced Thursday it has signed a full transfer agreement with midfielder Tatsuya Ito.

The 22-year-old, who joined Hamburg SV on a youth contract in July 2015, will join compatriots Daniel Schmidt and Yuma Suzuki at the Japanese-owned club.

In December 2017, Hamburg extended the deal with Ito, signing him to a professional contract through the summer of 2021.

According to media reports, Hamburg will receive a transfer fee of about €1.5 million plus possible bonus payments.

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