Costa wearing the black and whites stripes of Juve. Twitter/juventusfc
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Juventus complete signing of Brazilian winger from Bayern Munich

Douglas Costa has joined the Italian champions on a season-long loan, with the option of a €40 million permanent move.

DOUGLAS COSTA HAS completed a €6million season-long loan move from Bayern Munich to Juventus with the option of a permanent transfer.

The Brazil international passed a medical on Monday after being granted permission to travel to Turin by the Bundesliga champions.

Juve revealed the retain an option to sign Costa outright for a further €40m.

“We had serious and constructive talks with the people in charge at Juventus,” Bayern chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge told the club’s official website.

“All the financial requirements of FC Bayern were fulfilled. I want to thank Douglas for his achievements. After two successful years and four titles, he wanted to take on a different challenge.

“We have accepted this and wish him and all his family the best for the future in Italy.”

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