"Leonardo Bittencourt is a technically gifted and agile player who has a great acceleration. He is extremely difficult to defend in a one-on-one," sporting director Alexander Rosen told the club's official home page.
The new arrival played since summer 2015 for Hoffenheim and provided 11 goals and 12 assists in 67 competitive appearances.
"Excellent work has been done in Hoffenheim for years and the fact that several players made into the national team from there, is an reference that impresses me as an ambitious young player.
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