Alfred Joseph Duncan is set to commit his long term future to US Sassuolo after reaching an agreement to extend his contract, can exclusively reveal.

The 25 year old joined the Neroverdi in 2015 from Sampdoria, his current contract expires in 2020.

The Ghanaian international will pen a new two-year deal with the Italian top-flight side which will see the midfielder tied-down until 2022.

An official announcement of the deal can be expected in the coming days.

Duncan had been linked with a move away from the club I n the past few weeks with Inter Milan and Galatasaray both showing an interest in the player.

By Daraja Mutari