Manchester City have signed Spanish International Midfielder Rodri from Athletico Madrid for £63,000,000.
The 23 year old midfielder has signed a five year deal until 2024 worth £300,000 a week the Premier League club announced.
Rodri said at a press conference at the Etihad today: “What City have achieved in the last two years has been amazing and I’m looking forward to being part of such a talented squad.
“It’s not just the titles they have won, but the way they have managed it, playing attacking football at all times. It’s a style that excites me, as do the club’s ambitions.
“I can’t wait to start working with Pep Guardiola and my new team mates, and hopefully we can achieve great things together.The deal for the holding midfielder will be a club record sum, surpassing the £60million paid for Riyad Mahrez from Leicester last summer.
Rodri will wear the number 16 shirt for the 2020 season.