Photos: Bayern Munich sign Arturo Vidal in £28m deal

Photos: Bayern Munich sign Arturo Vidal in £28m deal

Fola Akintomide

Bayern Munich have completed the signing of Juventusmidfielder Arturo Vidal and he will be presented to the media later on Tuesday.

The Chile international successfully completed a medical with the German champions and has moved to Bayern in a deal worth a reported €40 million (£28m).

Vidal will be presented to local and international media at 14:30 UK time on Tuesday, with sporting director Matthias Sammer joining him for the press conference.

He has signed a four -year contract with Bayern.

The 28-year-old replaces Bastian Schweinsteiger in the Bayern squad after the Germany captain joined Manchester United this summer. Vidal, who was a driving force behind Juve’s four successive Serie A titles, knows German football well having represented Bayer Leverkusen between 2007 and 2011, making 117 Bundesliga appearances and scoring 15 goals.

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