Manchester City have announced the signing of Danilo from Real Madrid.
The club said the 26-year-old has signed a five-year deal and has now joined his new teammates on the Club’s pre-season tour of America.
“I am very, very happy to be joining Manchester City,” Danilo told mancity.com after agreeing to personal terms and passing his medical.
“There has been strong interest from other Clubs, but it has always been my ambition to play for Pep Guardiola. As soon as I heard of his interest, I knew immediately I wanted to be a City player.
“I can’t wait to get started and I’m looking forward to getting to know my new teammates over the coming weeks.”
City’s Director of Football, Txiki Begiristain, says he is delighted to have landed the Brazilian. “Danilo is a fine player who offers great versatility to our squad,” he said.
“He can operate in several different roles in both