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Alex Sandro Juventus sign Porto full-back

Juventus have bolstered their options at full-back after it was confirmed Alex Sandro has left Porto to join the Serie A champions.

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Porto have confirmed that full-back Alex Sandro has joined Juventus for a fee of 26million.

Juve announced that the Brazil international arrived in Turin for a medical earlier on Thursday.

Primeira Liga side Porto subsequently released a statement on their official website confirming the sale of the 24-year-old to the Serie A champions.

It brings an end to a four-year stay in Portugal for Alex Sandro, during which time he has collected two league titles with Porto.

Juve subsequently confirmed Alex Sandro has signed a five-year contract.

Massimiliano Allegri has been busy adding to a squad that won a Serie A and Coppa Italia double last season.

Paulo Dybala, Mario Mandzukic, Simone Zaza, Neto and Sami Khedira have also moved to the Juventus Stadium, and it is thought the club are keen on bringing in another midfielder.

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