Agence France-PresseAugust 8, 2013 09:16
Shakhtar Donetsk have signed Brazil midfielder Bernard for 25 million euros ($33 million) from Atletico Mineiro, the Ukrainian champions announced Thursday.
"Shakhtar Donetsk signed a five-year deal with Bernard. The transfer fee for the Brazilian midfielder, who previously played for Atletico Mineiro, is 25 million euros," read a statement on the Ukrainian club's website.
Bernard, 20, scored 22 goals in 100 appearances with Atletico Mineiro and helped the Brazilian side to the Copa Libertadores title last month.