Transfer News! Manchester City Signs Laporte From Athletic Bilbao


Manchester City has completed the signing of French defender Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao on a deal until 2023.

The club has paid his £57million release clause, Sky Sports News understands, making him their record transfer.

The France U21 international issued a farewell message to all those involved with the Basque club in a post on their Twitter account on Monday, in which he thanked team-mates and fans for his six-year spell at the club.

Sky Sports News reported last week that discussions had begun between the clubs over a deal for the 23-year-old.

The defender, who has made 19 appearances for Athletic this season, was left out of their squad to face Eibar on Friday.

Laporte previously turned down a move to the Etihad in October 2016 but the Premier League leaders have always remained interested.

About ceo

A certified Public relations practitioner, trained Journalist/Broadcaster, a Tv personality, A&R ,PR/Media consultant, Social Media Addict, it’s sure safe to say he is 100/% media and Entertainment. Also prolific Writer, Music/Entertainment expert with an Experience of over half a decade, and this has no doubt describe his persona in totality. He is referred by many as the skillful one with that million dollar idea or concept as well as marketing and selling it to the world. Email olamijisunday@gmail.com call/whatsapp +2348033565956

View all posts by ceo →

Leave a Reply

Leave a Reply