Manchester City sign wonderkid Douglas Luiz

Manchester City sign wonderkid Douglas Luiz

- Douglas Luiz joins Man City but is immediately loaned out to Girona

- The much coveted 19-year-old is one of the best young players in Brazil

- Manchester City scouted the Vasco De Gama youngster for over a year

Manchester City beat off competition from Europe's top clubs to sign Brazilian wonderkid, Douglas Luiz for £11million.

The 19-year-old is expected to be sent on loan to newly promoted La Liga side Girona FC.

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Manchester City sign wonderkid Douglas Luiz
Douglas Luiz signed from Vasco Da Gama. Photo: dg_douglas8/Instagram

The young attacker didn’t travel with his team-mates to face Vitoria this weekend.

Pep Guardiola had ordered City to scout the Brazilian for over a year with someone from the club watching the player in the 1-0 victory over Atletico Goianiense on June 25.

The Citizens also kept a close eye on him at the South American Under-20s Championship.

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Meanwhile, Manchester City have already signed Bernadao Silva, Ederson and Kyle Walker while they await a deal for Benjamin Mendy.

On the other hand, recently visited the family house of boxing king Anthony Joshua in Sagamu, Ogun state Nigeria;


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