Palermo signs Sorrentino from Chievo

Palermo announced Friday that it has signed goalkeeper Stefan Sorrentino from Chievo on a three-and-a-half-year deal.

Sorrentino's move to the Stadio Renzo Barbera signals an attempt by Palermo to solidify its back line, which has leaked 34 goals so far this term.

Palermo sits second from bottom on 16 points.