The 20-year-old moves to Eastlands from FC Sion for undisclosed fee and follows in the footsteps of striker Rolando Bianchi, an £8.8million buy from Regina.
Fernandes made 32 starts for Sion last season and he is captain of Switzerland´s Under-21 side.
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