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Manchester City news: The Cityzens identified Kalvin Philipps as Fernandinho’s replacement

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Manchester City news: Fernandinho played a crucial role in the City’s success in recent years.

The Brazil international joined the Cityzens from Shakhtar Donestk in the summer transfer window of 2013. He made 264 league appearances for the club, scoring 20 goals in the process.

The Brazil international helped the Manchester-based club win five Premier League titles, one FA Cup, six EFL Cups and one Community Shield. He was also included in the Premier League Team of the Season 2018-19 season.

However, the former Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder will leave the Etihad Stadium when his current contract expires in July. He made an official announcement about his departure in April. Pep Guardiola will have the massive task of finding his replacement during the upcoming summer transfer window.

Manchester City News: The Cityzens linked with Kalvin Phillips to replace Fernandinho

Manchester City news: The Cityzens identified Kalvin Philipps as Fernandinho's replacement
Manchester City news: The Cityzens identified Kalvin Philipps as Fernandinho’s replacement

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According to reports, the Cityzens have linked with signing Leeds United’s Kalvin Phillips during the upcoming summer transfer window. The Manchester-based club sees the England international as a replacement for the departing Kalvin Phillips.

Phillips has established himself as among the best midfielders in England in recent years. He was Leeds United’s star performer during their promotion campaign and carried his form to the Premier League as well.

The 26-year old also played a crucial role during England’s run to the final of the UEFA Euro 2020. He won the England Men’s Player of the Season accolade in 2020-21.

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The Manchester-based club could sign him for a cut-price deal in the summer due to Leeds’ relegation. However, the Cityzens are likely to face competition from their city rivals Manchester United, who have also shown interest in signing him.

What will Kalvin Phillips bring to Manchester City?

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Phillips is a tenacious player who mostly plays as a defensive midfielder. His key strengths are his passing and tackling skills, along with his understanding of the game.

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According to Whoscored, he averaged 2.7 tackles, 1.2 interceptions and 0.9 clearances per game in the Premier League this season. Apart from that, he has completed 82 per cent of his passes in the league.

What did Kalvin Phillips say about his future?

Speaking to BBC Radio Leeds, Kalvin Phillips revealed that he is happy at Carrow Road and is confident that he will renew his contract. He said: “I’ve made what I want to do clear. I’ve made my intentions clear.

I want to be at Leeds and I’ll focus on that until my contract ends. I’m not really worried about it too much.

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Manchester City news: Fernandinho played a crucial role in the City’s success in recent years.

The Brazil international joined the Cityzens from Shakhtar Donestk in the summer transfer window of 2013. He made 264 league appearances for the club, scoring 20 goals in the process.

The Brazil international helped the Manchester-based club win five Premier League titles, one FA Cup, six EFL Cups and one Community Shield. He was also included in the Premier League Team of the Season 2018-19 season.

However, the former Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder will leave the Etihad Stadium when his current contract expires in July. He made an official announcement about his departure in April. Pep Guardiola will have the massive task of finding his replacement during the upcoming summer transfer window.

Manchester City News: The Cityzens linked with Kalvin Phillips to replace Fernandinho

Manchester City news: The Cityzens identified Kalvin Philipps as Fernandinho's replacement
Manchester City news: The Cityzens identified Kalvin Philipps as Fernandinho’s replacement

Read More: Monaco chief confirms they’re ready to sell Aurelien Tchouameni to Liverpool

According to reports, the Cityzens have linked with signing Leeds United’s Kalvin Phillips during the upcoming summer transfer window. The Manchester-based club sees the England international as a replacement for the departing Kalvin Phillips.

Phillips has established himself as among the best midfielders in England in recent years. He was Leeds United’s star performer during their promotion campaign and carried his form to the Premier League as well.

The 26-year old also played a crucial role during England’s run to the final of the UEFA Euro 2020. He won the England Men’s Player of the Season accolade in 2020-21.

The Manchester-based club could sign him for a cut-price deal in the summer due to Leeds’ relegation. However, the Cityzens are likely to face competition from their city rivals Manchester United, who have also shown interest in signing him.

What will Kalvin Phillips bring to Manchester City?

Read More: Youri Tielemans might sign for the Gunners even without Champions League

Phillips is a tenacious player who mostly plays as a defensive midfielder. His key strengths are his passing and tackling skills, along with his understanding of the game.

According to Whoscored, he averaged 2.7 tackles, 1.2 interceptions and 0.9 clearances per game in the Premier League this season. Apart from that, he has completed 82 per cent of his passes in the league.

What did Kalvin Phillips say about his future?

Speaking to BBC Radio Leeds, Kalvin Phillips revealed that he is happy at Carrow Road and is confident that he will renew his contract. He said: “I’ve made what I want to do clear. I’ve made my intentions clear.

I want to be at Leeds and I’ll focus on that until my contract ends. I’m not really worried about it too much.

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Manchester City news: Fernandinho played a crucial role in the City’s success in recent years.

The Brazil international joined the Cityzens from Shakhtar Donestk in the summer transfer window of 2013. He made 264 league appearances for the club, scoring 20 goals in the process.

The Brazil international helped the Manchester-based club win five Premier League titles, one FA Cup, six EFL Cups and one Community Shield. He was also included in the Premier League Team of the Season 2018-19 season.

However, the former Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder will leave the Etihad Stadium when his current contract expires in July. He made an official announcement about his departure in April. Pep Guardiola will have the massive task of finding his replacement during the upcoming summer transfer window.

Manchester City News: The Cityzens linked with Kalvin Phillips to replace Fernandinho

Manchester City news: The Cityzens identified Kalvin Philipps as Fernandinho's replacement
Manchester City news: The Cityzens identified Kalvin Philipps as Fernandinho’s replacement

Read More: Monaco chief confirms they’re ready to sell Aurelien Tchouameni to Liverpool

According to reports, the Cityzens have linked with signing Leeds United’s Kalvin Phillips during the upcoming summer transfer window. The Manchester-based club sees the England international as a replacement for the departing Kalvin Phillips.

Phillips has established himself as among the best midfielders in England in recent years. He was Leeds United’s star performer during their promotion campaign and carried his form to the Premier League as well.

The 26-year old also played a crucial role during England’s run to the final of the UEFA Euro 2020. He won the England Men’s Player of the Season accolade in 2020-21.

The Manchester-based club could sign him for a cut-price deal in the summer due to Leeds’ relegation. However, the Cityzens are likely to face competition from their city rivals Manchester United, who have also shown interest in signing him.

What will Kalvin Phillips bring to Manchester City?

Read More: Youri Tielemans might sign for the Gunners even without Champions League

Phillips is a tenacious player who mostly plays as a defensive midfielder. His key strengths are his passing and tackling skills, along with his understanding of the game.

According to Whoscored, he averaged 2.7 tackles, 1.2 interceptions and 0.9 clearances per game in the Premier League this season. Apart from that, he has completed 82 per cent of his passes in the league.

What did Kalvin Phillips say about his future?

Speaking to BBC Radio Leeds, Kalvin Phillips revealed that he is happy at Carrow Road and is confident that he will renew his contract. He said: “I’ve made what I want to do clear. I’ve made my intentions clear.

I want to be at Leeds and I’ll focus on that until my contract ends. I’m not really worried about it too much.

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