Torino are swooping for Young Boys of Berne striker Josef Martinez.

The 21-year-old Venezuelan has penned a four-year deal at the Stadio Olimpico and will be officially presented on Monday after passing a medical.

"Torino Football Club is pleased to announce that it has acquired outright from Young Boys to the rights of the player Josef Alexander Martinez," said a statement on the club's official website.

"The Venezuelan striker has signed a contract until 30 June 2018."

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