Monaco sign Henrichs from Leverkusen
The Ligue 1 club Monaco have completely signed Benjamin Henrichs from the German club Bayer Leverkusen.
The 21 year old multi roles player has signed a five year contract with the Ligue 1 side reached an agreement worth a reported €20 million with €5m more in add-ons.
The German player made 76 appearances for Leverkusen's first team after rising through their youth academy to make his debut in August 2015.
However, Henrichs has said he is excited to make the switch to Ligue 1, telling the club's website: "I am very proud to be involved with AS Monaco, a European top club for many years. I will do everything to adapt quickly and help the team win many victories. I cannot wait to work with the staff and my new teammates."
He spent 14 years with Leverkusen overall, and left with best wishes from the German side's sporting director Rudi Voller.
With this new deal, Henrichs is expected to add exceptional performance to the Monaco squad.
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