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Wigan's Boselli in Palermo loan move

January 28, 2013
By ESPN staff

Wigan striker Mauro Boselli will join Palermo on loan until the end of the season, the Latics have confirmed.

Mauro Boselli
GettyImagesBoselli has hit four goals this season

The Italian club will have an option to buy Boselli, 27, at the end of the loan deal, with the potential fee undisclosed.

“Wigan Athletic can confirm that Mauro Boselli has joined Italian Serie A side Palermo on loan until the end of the season with an option to buy at the end of the term,'' a statement on Wigan’s official website said.

Argentine striker Boselli has made 12 appearances in all competitions for Wigan this season, scoring four goals.

Palermo have announced Boselli's arrival at the Stadio Renzo Barbera and said the striker would be unveiled at a press conference on Tuesday.