After starting his career at Benfica, the Portuguese international defender moved to Real Madrid in 2011. With 50 caps for his country (and five goals), Fabio Coentrão has an impressive CV, including league titles in Portugal (2010) and Spain (2012), as well as a Champions League winner's medal (2014).
Vadim Vasilyev, Vice-President & CEO of AS Monaco: "We are delighted to welcome Fabio Coentrao to AS Monaco. Fabio's talent and all his experience will benefit the squad quickly. This signing serves to reinforce our project and our ambitions for this season."
Fabio Coentrão: "I'm pleased to be here and to be part of AS Monaco. I'm going to be doing everything I can to help the team achieve its aims. Today I can't promise goals or assists, but what I can promise is to work hard, be committed and give my all for the shirt".