Lucas Hernandez will leave Atletico Madrid this summer after early reports that Bayern Munich completed the signing “a few weeks ago.”
Bayern Munich have completed the Hernandez deal a few weeks ago and have already paid half of the € 80 million contract break, the Bayern administration has paid 40 million euros and the other half will be paid next summer. Hernandez contract duration of 4 to 5 years in a long term contract.
🚨 Bayern have completed the transfer of Lucas Hernández a few weeks ago and have already paid half the release clause of €80m to Atlético Madrid. The Frenchman will sign a long term contract [@DahbiaHattabi] pic.twitter.com/IBj0yaS9nk
— Bayern & Germany (@iMiaSanMia) March 20, 2019
Hernandez was a member of the France team that participated in the last World Cup in Russia 2018 and contributed to the victory of his country’s championship for the second time in their history.
The 22-year-old defender will arrive at the club ahead of the next season, with Bayern Munich keen to overhaul the existing squad.
In fact, SPORTbible reported that Bayern Munich would open up their war chest and hand manager Niko Kovač €200m to spend in the summer.