The latest rumours and stories from around the world of football. "He is young and still developing, but his technical qualities are exactly what we are looking for in a winger. To see all content on The Sun, please use the Site Map. Torres, who operates predominantly as a winger, made 44 appearances for Valencia last season, scoring six goals. I’d like to play in the Champions League for the rest of my career.”. You can help us keep this site running for years to come! Pep Guardiola has forked out £20.8million to sign the 20-year-old on a five-year deal. After the move was confirmed, Torres said: "I am so happy to be joining City. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. He went on to play 97 games for Valencia, scoring nine goals and providing 12 assists and won the 2019 Copa Del Rey. Can't stand the ads? It was frustrating because we know we can do better. Ferran Torres has spoken in glowing terms about his new side and insisted that Manchester City have a good enough squad to compete in 2020/21, … Paul Pogba made an impression from the bench and appeared to score a stunning free-kick to make it three, although it may go down as an own-goal due to a sizeable deflection. Please disable your adblocker so we can continue to provide great content for readers like you! FERRAN TORRES is just the start as Manchester City begin to flex their muscles once again. For other inquiries, Contact Us. City's director of football Txiki Begiristain added: "We have followed Ferran's progress closely and have been very impressed. Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Ferran Torres claimed playing under Pep Guardiola will be a 'dream', Credit: https://www.instagram.com/mancity/, Ferran Torres has played for Valencia's senior squad since 2017, Joe Biden addresses earlier claims he was arrested at the airport on a trip to South Africa, Blues are in line for a huge £15million windfall from Jadon Sancho's move, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). Torres left Valencia for City earlier this summer. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. Our Man City shirts come in a variety of styles for every fan. Ferran Torres García (Valencian pronunciation: [fəˈran ˈtorez]; born 29 February 2000) is a Spanish professional footballer who plays as a right winger for Premier League club Manchester City and the Spain national team.He has represented Spain internationally at various youth levels and debuted for the senior team in 2020. Torres scored six times and added seven assists in 44 appearances for Spanish side Valencia last season. City have also had a £40m bid for Bournemouth centre-back Nathan Ake accepted. He has been capped by Spain at U17, U19 and U21 level, winning the European U17 Championships in 2017 and the European U19 Championships in 2019. “Every player wants to be involved in attacking teams and Manchester City are one of the most attacking in world football. Last updated on 4 August 20204 August 2020.From the section Man City. Torres made his City debut in the 3-1 win at Wolves in September 2020 and scored his first goal for the Club against Burnley in the Carabao Cup a few weeks later. The Valencia winger will become City’s first signing of the summer when he puts the finishing touches to his move in Barcelona today. Blessed with great pace, the Spaniard is predominantly a right winger, but is comfortable on either flank where he can exploit his one versus one ability to beat the full-back. How to get into football - the most popular sport in the world, with clubs and facilities throughout the UK. Choose your website language, or follow us on social media in your language, mancity.com uses cookies, by using our website you agree to our use of cookies as described in our, Supporter Services +44 (0) 161 444 1894 (Option 1, option 2, option 1). 679215 Registered office: 1 London Bridge Street, London, SE1 9GF. Ferran Torres Cites David Silva as His Role Model Ahead of Man City Debut. Get latest scores and headlines sent straight to your phone, sign-up to our newsletter and learn where to find us on online. Torres, however, insisted that his new side are more than capable of competing in Europe and beyond, without the need of the Argentine: "I think we have a fantastic team beyond Messi. Villarreal’s Pau Torres and Diego Carlos of Seville are among the other options being discussed. Being cleared to play in next season’s Champions League has also seen a great burden lifted off everyone’s shoulders at the Etihad. He is City's first summer signing and replaces Germany forward Leroy Sane, 'I want to be the best' - Ferran Torres speaks to Guillem Balague, £40m bid for Bournemouth centre-back Nathan Ake, From Cheese Rolling to Gravy Wrestling Championships. Manchester City announced the arrival of Torres on Twitter after he completed his medical. City’s initial £20.8million deal is likely to kick off a busy summer in the transfer market at the Etihad. 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Joining the Cityzens from Valencia for a fee of around £20m, the forward has come in to replace the already departed Leroy Sane, who completed his much anticipated move to Bayern Munich earlier this window. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click here. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). He is currently on holiday but the Cherries expect things to be finalised within the next week. The disappointing thing was the distance to Liverpool. It read: "Here we go! Manchester City have completed the signing of Valencia winger Ferran Torres for 23m euros (£20.87m). Man City added Ruben Dias, Nathan Ake and Ferran Torres over the summer, but have started the season with injury problems. After back-to–back Premier League titles, finishing 18 points behind Liverpool was not good enough. The £80m asking price for a 29-year-old is also likely to be a stumbling block, so alternatives are being lined up. 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