Kevin De Bruyne to join Manchester City, a done deal. The Wolfsburg star completes Manchester City move today. VFL Wolfsburg director Klaus Allofs has confirmed that a deal was agreed between the two sides over the Belgian who is expected to complete his move before the deadline day. Allofs said to the press reporters,
“De Bruyne is off to Manchester City. I explained at the presser that we had begun talks, those talks have progressed. Now only minor issues remain.”
Kevin De Bruyne Joins Manchester City Deal Confirmed : Latest Transfer News of EPL
The deal is worth £54m as per reports which will make De Bruyne the record transfer for City beating the record set by Raheem Sterling who cost £49m.
The Citizens have spent around£ 150m this summer, but it is not the kind of money which was spent for nothing. We can assure you that. If you can get a player who made a record 20 assists in one of the top leagues in Europe then the money spent will never matter.
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Kevin de Bruyne is no new to Premier League as he previously represented English Champions and City’s main title rivals Chelsea FC. Being deemed as a tactical unfit by Portuguese tactician Jose Mourinho, the Belgian must have the burning desire inside him to prove his worth and what he need more than this City side? Nothing on my site!
Also, the deal means a lot to a side like Wolfsburg who will earn a massive profit from the sale of Kevin de Bruyne who they bought for a reported £18m from Chelsea. They are making a rough £40m profit. And for De Bruyne, the deal will click more boxes.
Kevin De Bruyne To Manchester City Confirmed: Possible Reason Behind This Transfer
- Chance to prove Jose Mourinho was wrong; he can take a revenge on the Portuguese when they face each other.
- Playing in EPL is the best thing every footballer would want; the fans, the fame, the exposure could not be felt anywhere else.
- Playing alongside world class players such as Sergio Aguero, Yaya Toure, David Silva, Vincent Kompany and sharing the dressing room with them would be a dream for a player who is in his early stages of his career.
- Champions League: Manchester City has more chances than Wolfsburg in the best competition in Europe. UCL is a factor that values the most to any player.
- Money : It is true that the German side cannot afford what City can. The wages an EPL player earns is still a dream for most of the players playing in other top leagues of Europe.
Kevin De Bruyne Stats Last Season:
|Player||Games||Goals||Assists||Key Passes||Dribbles||Successful crosses||Longs Ball|
|Kevin De Bruyne||47||15||25||4.2 Per Game||2.4 Per Game||1.8 Per Game||3.5 Per Game|
For City, they are buying an fantastic and talented player without doubts. Kevin De Bruyne is a player who can excel in all the three attacking areas behind the striker. He can play left wing, right wing, central attacking midfielder and can also play as a central midfielder if the situation asks for it. He can break the opponents’ defense with his passes; his crosses are less to no one’s in the world, he can track back, he can take a snipe at the goal from range, he has a very good weak foot, and what do you need from an attacking midfielder than these?
In one line, Manchester City will be unstoppable with Kevin De Bruyne joining the unit who are already brutal with Aguero, Silva, Yaya Toure and Sterling. Manchester City is already playing fantastic football, signing of De Bruyne means they are aiming for perfection. Now, it will be hard for any other EPL clubs to compete with them.
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