Swansea City sign Renato Sanches from Bayern and Wilfried Bony from Man City

Swansea City sign Renato Sanches from Bayern and Wilfried Bony from Man City Renato Sanches won 40 caps and scored eight goals for Portugal at youth level

Portugal midfielder Renato Sanches has signed for Swansea City on a season's loan from Bayern Munich and the club have also re-signed striker Wilfried Bony from Manchester City.

Swans boss Paul Clement worked with Sanches, 20, during his time as Bayern's assistant manager.

Bony left south Wales for Manchester for £25m in January 2015 and his return on a two-year deal coincides with Fernando Llorente's move to Tottenham.

The fee for Bony is thought to be £12m.

The Ivorian's two-year contract has an option for a further season.3

 

 

 

 Sanches joined Bayern from Benfica for 35m euros in May 2016.

He made 25 appearances for the German champions last season and was also part of Portugal's Euro 2016-winning squad.

Sanches is away on Under-21 duty and is expected to arrive at the Liberty Stadium next week.

Swansea are thought to have paid a loan fee of around £4m and will also pay most of the midfielder's wages.

 

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