The 24-year-old former Bayern midfielder Douglas Costa, already on loan to Grêmio from Juventus, is expected to sign a new deal with the LA Galaxy later this year.The Galaxy made this announcement for Costa to be placed on a six-months loan from Gremio in his native Brazil. He will be their third designated player.
Costa had eight goals and 13 assists in 50 appearances over two seasons with Bayern from 2015-17. He scored four goals in UEFA Champions League play and also won two Bundesliga titles.
Costa then collected six goals and seven assists in a loan season with Juventus in 2017-18. He joined the Italian giants permanently in 2018, but has gone out on loan to Bayern and Grêmio since October 2020.
Costa has also scored three goals in 31 appearances for Brazil’s national team.