Former FC Porto defender ,Alex Telles has signed a four year contract with Manchester United.
Making the announcement on Monday on It’s official website,Manchester United said the contract comes with an option to extend it further for one year.
“Manchester United is delighted to confirm the arrival of Alex Telles from FC Porto. The defender has signed a four-year contract, with an option to extend for a further year.Telles, 27, is a full international with Brazil and an experienced player across Europe, having played in the UEFA Champions League for many years.”
Over the past five seasons with FC Porto, he has scored 26 goals and registered more than 50 assists.
He has won league titles in Portugal, and also in Turkey where he played for Galatasaray.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer said:
“First and foremost, I welcome Alex to United. He is a player we have been tracking for some time and his performances over the past few years are exactly what we are looking for. He is a fighter and a winner and will add real determination and competition to the squad.
“Alex has the qualities, both as a player and as a person, that we want here at Manchester United.”