TRANSFER NEWS: Manchester City sign Nigerian defender

EPL By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 16/01/2020

Manchester City completes the signing of Nigerian defender, Camron Gbadebo from Leicester City after a successful trial.

The 17-year-old central defender, who was highly rated by some members of the Foxes staff, only made 11 appearances for the Under-18s after joining in the summer of 2018.

Gbadebo is an England born player with Nigerian descent is a product of the Kinetic Foundation Academy in South London that produced Super Eagles players Joe Aribo and Josh Maja.

Gbadebo joins Flying Eagles invitee Fisayo Dele-Bashiru, Felix Nmecha, Nathanael Ogbeta, Gavin Bazunu, Samuel Edozie and Timi Sobowale at the Manchester City Academy.