Register Login Scores

International

Jesus Navas To Join City

Another top Spanish international is moving to the English Premier League from La Liga.

Sevilla winger Jesus Navas will sign for Manchester City in the coming days, after the club where he has played for 10 years agreed to sell him to the former English champions.

The transfer fee for the 27-year-old European and World Cup champion is reportedly £24 million.

"Sevilla FC has accepted the English club's offer, taking into account the wishes of the player, who will have to pass a medical," Sevilla said on their website.

"Navas ... wants to continue his successful sporting career in English football, more precisely at a club at which he can continue to develop as a footballer, as he has publicly stated on various occasions in recent months."

In Navas, City are buying a lightning fast player with experience at the highest level in football.

He is a tricky and direct runner, and no player created more chances from open play than he did during the last La Liga campaign.

The only question marks over Navas’ head are his temperament- he has notoriously been prone to bouts of homesickness during his career- and his finishing.

He did not score a single goal for Sevilla all season long, and so while Navas will add genuine quality to a City squad already boasting his friend and international team-mate, David Silva, the Etihad club will hope he marries greater efficiency in front of goal to his newfound confidence to travel.

No More Homesickness For Jesus Navas

City Complete Navas Signing

Jesus Navas To Join City

Nerveless Navas Announces Himself

4 comments

Top 5

Baxter Returns, Chiefs Confirm Contract Length

290 Jun 09, 2021 12:30 PM in Kaizer Chiefs

Players Who Lied About Their Age

22 Jun 04, 2021 07:26 PM in World News

Zwane Provides Update On Downs Contract Talks

91 Jun 09, 2021 08:48 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

The 10 Highest-Paid Players Over Past Year, African Superstar Features

Jun 02, 2021 09:31 AM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Agent Provides Crucial Update On Jele’s Pirates Future

45 Jun 09, 2021 11:06 AM in Orlando Pirates

Brighton Make Tau U-Turn, R66 Million Move Loading?

29 Jun 09, 2021 05:11 PM in Players Abroad

Grobler Update! Bad News For Chiefs?

49 Jun 09, 2021 10:04 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

Ronaldo Offered To Three Clubs?

3 Jun 10, 2021 09:30 PM in Messi/Ronaldo/Neymar Watch

Latest: Billiat, Zuma In Chiefs' Black Label Line-Up

142 Jun 10, 2021 04:52 PM in Carling Black Label Cup

Transfer Talk: Barca Put 7 Players Up For Sale

1 Jun 09, 2021 09:35 AM in LaLiga

Grobler Update! Bad News For Chiefs?

49 Jun 09, 2021 10:04 AM in Kaizer Chiefs

The Highest-Paid African Stars In The EPL

19 Feb 02, 2021 07:14 PM in English Premier League

Maluleka Addresses Downs Exit Talks

131 Jun 09, 2021 11:46 AM in Mamelodi Sundowns

12 Players Who Went Bankrupt

23 Dec 07, 2020 12:34 PM in World News

Lekgwathi On Tyson: People Will Expect Miracles

10 Jun 09, 2021 02:35 PM in Orlando Pirates