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Manchester City Confirm Signing of Fernandinho [VIDEO]

fernandinho 600x337 Manchester City Confirm Signing of Fernandinho [VIDEO]

Manchester City have officially announced the signing of Shakhtar Donestk midfielder Fernandinho for a transfer fee believed to be £34 million.

The 28-year-old Brazilian midfielder has completed a medical and will wear the number 25 shirt at City.

He will arrive in Manchester looking to add to his impressive collection of medals, which so far includes six Ukrainian titles (2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013), four Ukrainian Cups (2008, 2011, 2012, 2013), three Ukrainian Super Cups (2008, 2010, 2012) and one UEFA Cup (2009).

Here are some video highlights of his goals and career thus far:

Is Fernandinho worth £34 million? What do you think? Have your say in the comments section below.


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