Former Brazil attacker Alexandre Pato has returned to Sao Paulo, the club confirmed.

Pato spent the past two seasons playing for Chinese Super League side Tianjin Tianhai, scoring 15 goals in each campaign.

The 29-year-old had two successful years on loan from Corinthians at Sao Paulo earlier in his career and has signed a deal to 2022.

Former AC Milan and Chelsea attacker Pato played 101 games in his previous Sao Paulo stint, scoring 38 times and providing 16 assists.