Porto have sealed the signing of Brazilian left back Leandro.

The 25-year-old, who has agreed a five-year deal with the reigning European champions, will join in January.

Brazilian side Cruzeiro will receive €2 million for the Leandro.

“It was always my wish to play in Europe, and to sign for the European champions is an extraordinary thing,” said Leandro.

Cruzeiro president Alvimar de Oliveira Cost confirmed that the deal had finally gone through.

“We have finally closed the deal,” said Costa.

“We’ve received guarantee of payment, and are already working to find a player to replace him.”