Manchester City have signed Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson from Benfica, for a reported €40 million.
He will move to the Etihad Stadium on July 1st and signs a six-year contract.
The 23-year old will compete with Claudio Bravo, who joined City from Barcelona last summer.
“I like everything about Manchester City”, said Ederson.
“This is a great club, the league they have here in England and they have amazing fans and they play splendid football.
“I have always had the dream to play in English football and now I'm going to make it true.
“With Pep Guardiola, City are growing more and more.
“He is putting in place a young team for the future. Those were important factors in making my decision.
“Manchester City has an amazing squad. I think they managed to have a good season.
“Next season, we will have to be focused to achieve the goal of winning trophies.”
City’s Director of Football, Txiki Begiristain, also added: “We are delighted to bring Ederson to Manchester City.
“He is one of the best young goalkeepers in the Europe and he is an important addition to the squad for next season and the coming seasons.”
“He is young, has all the qualities you could want as a top-class goalkeeper and I think he’ll fit in really well to our squad.”