January 3, 2017 / 1:16 PM / a year ago

Sassuolo sign midfielder Aquilani on loan from Pescara

(Reuters) - Former Italy midfielder Alberto Aquilani has joined Sassuolo on loan from Pescara until the end of the season, the Serie A clubs said on Tuesday.

Sporting's Alberto Aquilani celebrates his goal against Setubal. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

The 32-year-old, who won 38 international caps between 2006-14, began his career with AS Roma and moved to English Premiership club Liverpool before spells at Fiorentina and Sporting Lisbon.

Sassuolo, who are 16th in the table, face eighth-placed Torino on Sunday.

Reporting by Silvia Recchimuzzi in Gdynia, editing by Ed Osmond

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