English Premier League club Manchester City confirmed Tuesday the signing of Ruben Dias.

The 23-year-old signed a six-year deal with Manchester side, the club said in a statement.

“It is really exciting to be part of such a talented squad and to play for a world-class manager like Pep Guardiola, who has a proven track record of developing young players like myself,” Dias said in a statement.

Dias previously played for Portugal’s Benfica as he scored 12 goals and six assists in 137 games for the Lisbon giants.

He also made 19 appearances for Portugal’s national team.

Copyright 2022 Anadolu Agency. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.