Jack Grealish has joined Premier League champions Manchester City on a six-year contract believed to be worth £100m after medical test on Thursday.
City announced the signing in a statement released on their official website on Thursday.
“Manchester City are delighted to announce the signing of Jack Grealish on a six-year deal.
“The 25-year-old midfielder joins from Aston Villa, having made 213 appearances over the course of eight seasons, scoring 32 goals and assisting 43.
“In addition to widespread admiration for his domestic performances, Jack also received plaudits for his impressive individual and team contribution to the England squad, as the national team reached the final of the Euro 2020 competition in a truly memorable summer for fans all over the country.”
Speaking on his move to City, Grealish said, ”I am incredibly happy to have joined Manchester City.
“City are the best team in the country with a manager considered to be the best in the world
it’s a dream come true to be part of this club.
“Over the past ten seasons, they have won major trophies consistently. Pep coming here has taken them to the next level and the football this team plays is the most exciting in Europe. To play for Pep and learn from him is going to be special and it’s something any top footballer would want.”
TOS NEWS had reported that Manchester City are about to agree a £100m deal to sign Jack Grealish from Aston Villa as the England star is set for his medical on Thursday,
The Premier League champions submitted their £100m offer last week Friday and it was gathered that Villa are willing to let Grealish leave.