Bayern Munich have officially unveiled the signing of Israeli goalkeeper Daniel Peretz from Maccabi Tel Aviv.
The news was announced by the club’s official social media platforms this morning after Peretz played his final match for his hometown club on Thursday- helping his old club to a 4-1 Europa Conference Play-Off win against Slovenian side Celje before completing his medical and move to Bavaria at the end of the week.
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Daniel Peretz signs for Bayern Munich
Peretz will wear the number 18 shirt in his first season at the Allianz Arena and will compete with club captain Manuel Neuer for a first-team spot.
Speaking on the move, Peretz said, “It feels like a family here. My teammates are helping it feel like home for me. I feel very happy.”
In a press conference this morning, Bayern CEO Jan-Christian Dreesen added, “The signing of Daniel Peretz is an investment for the future. He’s only 23 and that’s why we gave him a five-year deal.”