Atalanta have officially signed Joao Schmidt as a free agent after his contract with Sao Paulo expired.
The midfielder just turned 24 and his new deal with Atalanta is registered on the Lega Serie A website.
He came up through the Sao Paulo youth academy and had a loan spell at Vitoria Setubal in Portugal for 2014-15.
Schmidt was a free agent after his contract expired yesterday and has been registered by Atalanta.
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