Brazil's Sao Paulo has announced that Alexandre Pato will have returned to the team after he broke his contract with the Tianjin Guangyan Chinese club.
Brazil's Sao Paulo has announced that Alexandre Pato will have returned to the team after he broke his contract with Tianjin Guangyan in China.
The club showed the player Pato returned through social networking sites and his official website, after time coming out of newspapers, particularly as Palmeiras and Santos also had attention.
The club said: "Welcome to return Alexandre Pato," while coinciding with the arrival of Milan, Chelsea and England and Villarreal the Tricolor shirt for a four year contract to 2022.
Pato played for Sao Paulo between 2014 and 2015, visiting 38 visits in 101 matches.
"The player has received many suggestions from clubs inside and outside Brazil, but has already come to a decision," said the club, saying: "His effort and confidence are. for Sao Paulo, and his good memories of the time as he arrived.
Pato began his international professional career in 2006, crowned him with the World Cup in the same year in the absence of Barcelona and the Super Cup in South America (Recoba Sudamericana) next year.
In 2007 he moved to the mainland through the Milan gate, which lasted until 2013 and was crowned by Serie A and 2011 Super Cup 2013, before returning to Brazil with Corinthians and Sao Paulo.
Pato first returned to Europe with Chelsea and then Villarreal before continuing his Chinese trip to Tianjin Guangyan.