FC Shakhtar signed Willian

FC Shakhtar signed Willian

On 23 august FC Shakhtar signed Brazilian player Willian Borges da Silva. The Club paid $19mln to have the 19-year-old professional in Donetsk for the next 5 years.

Player info

Willian Borges da Silva was born on 9 August, 1988, in Ribeirão Pires. Height – 174 cm (5,7 feet). Weight – 70 kg (11st) .

Willian made 15 Brazilian Premier League appearances for Corinthians and scored 2 goals.

The right-sided attacking midfielder made 4 appearances in the Brazilian Cup matches.

10 appearances for Brazil Under 20 (8 in the South American Cup and 2 in the World cup).