Danilo Luiz da Silva, known simply as Danilo, has been a mainstay for the Brazilian national side at the ripe age of 23. Now, he'll be making a major step, from Primeira Liga in Portugal to La Liga in Spain, joining Cristiano Ronaldo and company in Real Madrid at the start of the 2015-16 season.
Madrid paid Porto a transfer fee of 31,500,000€, allowing with extending his contract until 2021 to protect their investment. Porto had just paid 13,000,000€ for Danilo's services from Santos just over three seasons ago. A solid return for the Portugese side.