Benatia Im delighted to play for one of the biggest clubs

Rabat – Moroccan international Mehdi Benatia passed a medical on Wednesday evening to complete a move to Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich from Serie A side AS Roma on a five-year-deal.“It’s a great opportunity for me, I’m delighted that I’m here” said Benatia who finally joins the Bavarian giants after weeks of speculations and rumors.“I’m delighted to be here” – Read what @MedhiBenatia had to say after signing his contract: http://t.co/EN8fzJDvRR pic.twitter.com/7HlUBwdK3W— FC Bayern English (@FCBayernEN) August 27, 2014“I’m playing for one of the biggest clubs in the world now,” he added.  Benatia will wear the number 5 jersey. [email protected]: “I’m really looking forward to playing in the Bundesliga with the fans and full stadiums.” #MiaSanMia pic.twitter.com/xySTNWpRH2 — FC Bayern English (@FCBayernEN) August 28, 2014Matthias Sammer, FC Bayern Munich said: “We’re very happy Mehdi has decided to join us. We’re totally convinced by him.” he added that the Moroccan inernational is “a robust, hard-tackling defender. He fills all the criteria required to play for Bayern Munich.” read more