Man City have announced the signing of Benjamin Mendy from Monaco.
Left-back Mendy has joined has signed a five-year deal with the Man City and will wear the number 22 shirt
Neither club disclosed the fee, but we are being told that the deal could be worth up to £52 million.
“I am absolutely delighted to be joining Manchester City,” Benjamin Mendy told City’s official website. “They are one of Europe’s leading clubs and in Pep Guardiola they have a manager committed to playing attacking football.
“I am sure that over the next few years we will be successful.”
Txiki Begiristain, City’s director of football, added: “Benjamin has all the qualities we are looking for in a full-back. For such a young player, he has a wealth of top-level experience.
“He is undoubtedly one of the world’s best full-backs, our number one target in this position. We are all delighted to have him here at Manchester City.
“I’m sure he will prove a fantastic addition to the squad.”
— Benjamin Mendy (@benmendy23) July 24, 2017