Xtra Analysis: Joao Cancelo

His bag were packed, seriously I must add, and now after a summer of speculation, Manchester City have completed the signing of João Cancelo from Juventus. The Italian joins City for a fee in the region of £28 million with Danilo heading in the opposite direction – bringing the total package with the Brazilian’s value to the £65 million mark. So, what can our new signing bring to the already star-studded Manchester City squad?

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Xtra Analysis: Bruno Fernandes

Fresh news emerged in the past week from Portuguese publication A Bola that Manchester City were preparing to meet with representatives of Sporting CP to discuss a potential transfer for star central attacking midfielder, Bruno Fernandes. By now that meeting should have come and gone, and should enough smoke emanate over the next couple of weeks to indicate there may be fire behind these claims, it raises a number of intriguing questions, not the least of which would be, “how does City fit him into an already crowded midfield rotation?”

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