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EPL: Man City announces Torres as Guardiola’s first summer signing

Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Ferran Torres from Valencia.

The 20-year-old winger has signed a five-year deal with the former Premier League champions and becomes thir first major summer arrival.

“I am so happy to be joining City,” Torres told the club website.

“Every player wants to be involved in attacking teams and Manchester City are one of the most attacking in world football.

“Pep encourages a really open, aggressive style, which I love, and he is a manager with a proven track record of improving players. To have him overseeing my development is a dream.

“City have won plenty of trophies in the last 10 years and I hope I can play a role in continuing that success.”

Torres broke into the Valencia team in the 2017/2018 season and played 97 times.

He scored six goals in 44 appearances last season.

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