Kostas Manolas Joins Napoli from Serie A Rival Roma

FILE - In this Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2018 filer, Roma defender Kostas Manolas, left, and Real midfielder Gareth Bale vie for the ball during a Champions League, Group G soccer match between Roma and Real Madrid at the Rome Olympic stadium. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini, File)

MILAN (AP) — Napoli has signed Greece defender Kostas Manolas from Serie A rival Roma.

Napoli confirmed the news on social media on Saturday while club president Aurelio De Laurentiis also posted on Twitter in Italian: “Welcome Kostas!”

Welcome #Manolas! ??? #ForzaNapoliSempre #WeAreAllBrothers

Posted by SSC Napoli on Saturday, July 13, 2019

No details of the transfer have been released but it is thought Napoli paid Roma in the region of 36 million euros ($41 million) for the 28-year-old Manolas.

Manolas has made more than 200 appearances for Roma since joining from Olympiakos in 2014.