Bayern Munich to sign Benjamin Pavard from Stuttgart

In July, Bayern Munich will sign the German fellow club Stuttgart ‘s defender Benjamin Pavard.

France, 22, is signing a five- year agreement with the Bundesliga Champions.

” We are delighted and proud to be able to secure the services of such a player,” said Hasan Salihamidzic, director of sports in Bayern.

Pavard helped his country win the 2018 Russian World Cup and scored Argentina’s goal of the tournament.

Bayern is at a winter training camp in Doha during a winter break and is back in action at Hoffenheim on 18 January.

They are second in the Bundesliga, six points behind the Borussia Dortmund leaders, and in the last 16 of the Champions League they will face Liverpool.