Bordeaux sign Brazilian midfielder Otavio
RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- Bordeaux have reached a financial agreement to sign Brazilian midfielder Otavio from Atletico Paranaense, the French club said on Monday.
In a statement on their official Twitter account, Bordeaux said the transfer remained subject to paperwork and a medical examination.
Local media reported that the Ligue 1 outfit agreed to pay eight million euros to sign the 23-year-old on a four-year contract.
Otavio made 172 first-team appearances for Atletico Paranaense after being promoted from the Brazilian club's youth academy in 2013.[ Editor: Zhang Zhou ]