Premier League champion Manchester City have signed offensive player Jack Grealish. The Skyblues officially announced this on Thursday evening.
The 25-year-old signed a contract until 2027 and costs according to information from SPOX and goal a transfer fee of 117.5 million euros, which makes it the most expensive transfer in league history. Grealish will wear the jersey number ’10’ that Sergio Agüero previously wore before moving to Barcelona.
“I’m incredibly happy to join Manchester City,” said Grealish. “City are the best team in the country with a coach who is considered the best in the world – it is a dream come true to be part of this club . “
Grealish had already come to Villa’s junior academy as a six-year-old and since then has always played for the club from Birmingham in the 2013/14 season, with the exception of a nearly one-year loan to Notts County. Last season he scored seven goals and twelve assists in 27 competitive appearances.
His contract with the Villans was dated until 2025.