The French coaching legend Guy Roux claims that Renato Sanches, signing of Bayern Munich, much older than assumed.
Check out the interview.
In an interview for Romanian TV channel "Dolce Sport" Roux said:
"Sanches? He says that he is 18 years of age, but I think we need to look at the past. The data is wrong. His birth was officially registered until years after his birth, so it is not correct in the registry. I think he is 23 or 24 years old. However, he is very good. "
According to the birth certificate the midfielder was born on 18 August 1997 and would celebrate the summer thus his 19th birthday.
Renato Sanches has put pen to paper on a five-year deal with the Bavarian side and the club paid a fee of €35 m (£27.5m).
The player is involved in Portugal's Euro 2016 action. He is one of the young players who impressed at this edition of the European Championship