Nigerian Star Signed A Four-Year Contract With Manchester City



Manchester City defender Tosin Adarabioyo has signed another contract deal that will keep him at the Etihad Stadium until 2021, the Premier League club declared.

The Manchester-born Adarabioyo has been a regular in Simon Davies’ Elite Development Squad amid the 2016/17 season, highlighting 15th times in the Premier League 2 and six times in the UEFA Youth League.

Manchester City in an announcement on its site stated: “Manchester City are delighted to announce that Tosin Adarabioyo has extended his contract with the club. The Young player has penned a new deal which keeps him at City until 2021.”

Adarabioyo joined Manchester City youth system at the age of five, and made his U18 debut for the club aged 14 and was captaining the U18s age 16.


On 21 February 2016, Adarabioyo made his first-team debut in an FA Cup match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge in the 2015/16 campaign, earning City’s man-of-the-match award. He made his Champions League debut on 24 August 2016, as a substitute in a 1–0 win over Steaua București, in a Champions League play-off round match

Adarabioyo, who wears the squad number 53, was then one of a few more young prospect from the squad to star in the EFL Cup victory over Swansea City in September, before going ahead to play the full match as City finished their Champions League group stage with a 1-1 draw against Celtic in December.

Since joining the squad on their pre-season tour in China, Adarabioyo has likewise been a regular part of Pep Guardiola’s first team training session in the wake of being elevated to the senior squad by Guardiola.

Adarabioyo signed his first peofessional contract with the club when he turned 17 in 2014 – three years in the wake of making his U18s debut at the youthful age of 14.


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