Porto have announced Alex Sandro sale to the italian champions, Juventus. The left back has undergone a medical at Juventus and has completed his transfer to the Serie A Champions.
Massimiliano Allegri will have the services of the 26 years old defender after his side bought him from FC Porto for €26 million.
The 26 years old has undergone a medical on Thursday morning as one day before Juventus general director has admitted that they were close on signing the Brazilian after their failed to sign Julian Draxler. Alex Sandro becomes Juventus’ 7th signing this summer after the arrivals of Mario Mandzukic, Sami Khedira, Paulo Dybala, Simone Zaza, Neto and Guido Vadala.
— JuventusFC (@juventusfc) August 20, 2015
The Brazilian International will challenge Patrice Evra for a place on the left side of Juventus defence , who is entering on the last stage of his career.
The left back has joined Porto on 2011 from Santos and during this time he made 86 appearances for the club, also finding the net in 5 occasions.