Reading defender Omar Richards has joined Bayern on a four-year deal.
players like David Alaba, Jerome Boateng and Javi Martínez have reached the end of their contract and are expected to part ways with the club, thus, the Bavarians need new signings to strengthen their defensive line.
In this regard, Bayern announced a few minutes ago that they have recruitedReading
on a four-year contract. The English defender played 42 games in the Championship last season and was one of Reading's key players.
Richards says his move to Allianz Arena is ‘a dream come true’ and hopes to play a part in Bavarians’ future success.
In an interview with
Bayern’s official website
, Richards said:
"My move to Bayern is a great honor for me. A dream has come true.
"I'm proud to be wearing the shirt of one of the world's biggest clubs. I hope I can help the team continue to be successful in the future.
"My thanks to the management at Bayern for their trust. Our conversations were very convincing. I can't wait to be on the pitch for Bayern."