Sporting CP have now officially confirmed the signing of creative midfielder Bruno Fernandes from Serie A club Sampdoria.

The 22-year-old signs for a reported €9 million on a five-year-deal.

The Portuguese playmaker impressed at the recent u21 European Championship tournament in Poland despite his country not reaching the semi-finals.

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Fernandes scored five goals with two assists in 33 Serie A games for Sampdoria, creating the most chances (52) across the squad.