Register Login Scores

Official: Bayern Announce Signing Of France World Cup Winner

With the transfer window now in full swing, Bayern Munich have confirmed the signing of a French 2018 FIFA World Cup winner, who will join them by the end of the 2018/19 season.

Read: Chiefs' Clash With Bundesliga Outfit Called Off

The Bavarians, who have somewhat surprisingly struggled in the first half of the Bundesliga season, have announced that Benjamin Pavard will join the club on 1 July 2019, according to sporting director Hasan Salihamidzic.

Bayern activated a release clause in the contract of the 22-year-old, who allows him to leave for a reported fee of €35 million (R557 million).

Read: One PSL Star Named In CAF’s 2018 African Team of the Year

Pavard, who was one of the shooting stars at the 2018 FIFA World after starting six of France's seven games and scoring the Goal of the Tournament, will join the club on a five-year deal.

Do you think Pavard is a good signing for Bayern? Have your say in the comments section below.

nextarticle

Pep: I'm Not A Greenkeeper

5 comments

Top 5

Rollercoaster As Mokwena Steps Into Pirates Hot Seat

49 Aug 19, 2019 01:22 PM in Orlando Pirates

Official: Real Unveil New No.7

53 Aug 11, 2019 08:01 PM in LaLiga

Chiefs Striker Wins Big In Zambia

40 Aug 19, 2019 12:38 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

The Highest-Paid Man Utd Stars After Maguire Signing

3 Aug 13, 2019 07:57 PM in Cadbury

Pitso Blasts Tinkler, Confirms Breakthrough For Youngster

93 Aug 19, 2019 02:32 PM in Mamelodi Sundowns

Breaking: Micho Quits!

418 Aug 16, 2019 10:33 PM in Orlando Pirates

Shock! Two Front Runners For Micho Revealed

94 Aug 17, 2019 12:05 PM in Orlando Pirates

Billiat’s Agent Opens Up On Transfer Talk

74 Aug 15, 2019 05:59 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Breaking: Chiefs Offload Duo

29 Aug 16, 2019 10:02 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Micho Responds To Alleged Sex Scandal

142 Aug 18, 2019 10:59 AM in Orlando Pirates

First Coach Linked With Pirates After Micho's Exit!

61 Aug 19, 2019 03:29 PM in Orlando Pirates

The Highest-Paid Coaches At Afcon Revealed?

108 Jul 11, 2019 07:38 PM in AFCON 2019

Micho’s Hectic Weekend… New Job Confirmed

69 Aug 19, 2019 09:49 AM in Orlando Pirates

The Highest-Paid Footballers In The World Today

13 Apr 02, 2019 12:30 PM in International

Rhulani Lifts Lid On 48 Hours Before Pirates’ Defeat

42 Aug 19, 2019 08:54 AM in Orlando Pirates