Juventus have completed the signing of Ecuadorian midfielder Jose Francisco Cevallos Enriquez from LDU Quito, the Serie A champions announced Monday.
Enriquez, an 18-year-old who has starred for Ecuador's under-20 national team, has joined the Turin giants on loan until the end of the season with an option to make the transfer permanent.
Juventus said in a statement that Enriquez "has forged a reputation as one of the most promising teenage prospects in South America".
The statement added he "joins the Bianconeri on a temporary deal with the option to make the move permanent in the summer".
Juventus are currently three points clear of Napoli at the top of Serie A.