Manchester City have completed the signing of Australian wonderkid Daniel Arzani from Melbourne City
Daniel Arzani substitute appearances for the Socceroos at the age of 18 made him the youngest player to feature at the 2018 World Cup
The rise of Arzani, now 19, has been rapid. He was promoted from the A-League side’s youth setup in the 2016-17 season and at the age of 17 he forced his way into the first team. A
“In a short period of time, Daniel has developed into one of Australia’s brightest young stars and has demonstrated the drive and raw talent required for success at the highest level,” City Football Group’s managing director of global football Brian Marwood said.
“Having the chance to train and play in Europe is a dream come true and a challenge I’m confident will only help me improve as a player,” said Arzani.
“Melbourne City has a unique position in Australia with a clear pathway for young, ambitious players to first challenge themselves against Australia’s best, and then progress to Europe to play against the world’s best.”