Parma have officially bought centre-back Dias Felipe from Fiorentina, signing a four-year contract.

The Brazilian defenderís full name is Felipe Dias Da Silva Dal Belo and he turns 29 later this month.

Udinese sold Felipe to Fiorentina in July 2010, but he had loan spells at Cesena and Siena.

This evening Parma announced he had signed a four-year contract after he was bought on a permanent basis.

He will join the Ducali in their pre-season training camp in Ostuni, which begins on Monday.