Real Madrid confirm Éder Militão signing

The LaLiga side confirmed the signing of the FC Porto defender who will join Real Madrid with a deal running through to 2025.

Oficial: el Real Madrid anuncia el fichaje de Militao.
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Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of Brazilian born defender Éder Militao.

The current FC Porto player will join Real Madrid on July 1st after signing a deal that will see the 21-year-old stay with the Santiagio Bernabeu outfit through to 2025. A fee of 50 million euro has been cited as the key to securing the player that received new approval of new coach Zidane with approximately €6,5M destined for the players former club Sao Paulo.

Porto's Brazilian defender Eder Militao (L) vies with Schalke 04's German forward Steven Skrzybski during the UEFA Champions League group D football match between Porto and Schalke 04 at the Dragao stadium in Porto on November 28, 2018.

The club announced the acquisition of the Brazilian international with a brief communique stating: "Real Madrid C. F. and FC Porto have agreed to a six year deal that will see Éder Militão play for the Spanish side through to June 30, 2025".