Chianese was reportedly waiting to see how the COVID situation in India panned out before confirming the move, but Indian publication The Bridge have confirmed the transfer has taken place.

Hyderabad are undergoing a significant rebuild as they seek to reclaim their place among India's biggest clubs and Chianese will fill their mandatory Asian quota place.

The 30-year-old has made 60 league appearances for Perth across four years at the club, scoring ten goals and will see out the finals campaign.