FC Bayern sign Mats Hummels
FC Bayern München, World Cup winner Mats Hummels (27) and Borussia Dortmund have agreed terms bringing the defender to FCB for the start of the 2016/17 season. Hummels, who grew up in Munich and is a product of the club's youth academy, will undergo the obligatory pre-transfer medical in Munich before signing a five-year contract binding him to the German champions until 30 June 2021.
"We are delighted that Mats Hummels has decided in favour of FC Bayern," commented FC Bayern München AG chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. "Mats is one of the best centre-backs in the world. With him we will increase the quality in our team even further."
The player joins FC Bayern for an undisclosed fee.