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Manchester City Secures Rising Brazilian Talent After Impressive Loan

Vitoria, Spain. 10th May, 2024. Savio Moreira de Oliveira of Girona FC during the Spanish championship La Liga football match between Deportivo Alaves and Girona FC on May 10, 2024 at Mendizorrotza in Vitoria, Spain Credit: Independent Photo Agency/Alamy Live News
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Manchester City has successfully completed the transfer of Sávio Moreira de Oliveira from ESTAC Troyes, bringing the talented Brazilian winger back to the club after a stellar loan spell at Girona. This move underscores City’s commitment to nurturing young talent, despite numerous offers from other clubs.

  • Manchester City signs Sávio Moreira de Oliveira from ESTAC Troyes.
  • Sávio returns to City after an impressive loan spell at Girona.
  • Despite multiple offers, City retains the Brazilian talent.

Sávio’s Return to Manchester City

Manchester City has officially completed the transfer of Sávio Moreira de Oliveira from ESTAC Troyes, bringing the promising Brazilian winger back to the club following his successful loan spell at Girona. The club finalized all necessary documents, ensuring Sávio’s return after the Copa América. This move highlights City’s commitment to nurturing young talent, despite numerous transfer proposals from other clubs.


Sávio’s Impressive Performances

During his loan at Girona, Sávio significantly impacted the team’s performance in La Liga. His statistics for the season are impressive:

  • La Liga (Girona): 37 appearances, 9 goals, 10 assists
  • Série A (Brazil): 20 appearances, 1 goal, 4 assists
  • Copa del Rey: 4 appearances, 2 goals, 1 assist

Sávio’s versatility, playing as a right winger, left winger, and attacking midfielder, made him a standout performer. This versatility is one of the key reasons Manchester City decided to bring him back, despite various proposals from other clubs.

Transfer Details and Future Prospects

Sávio initially joined ESTAC Troyes from Atlético Mineiro on July 6, 2022. After a free loan to Girona in 2023, Manchester City has now secured his transfer, although the exact fee remains undisclosed. His market value as of June 7, 2024, is €50.00m, reflecting his potential and performance.

  • From Atlético Mineiro to ESTAC Troyes: July 6, 2022
  • Loan to Girona: 2023 season
  • Transfer to Manchester City: Completed in July 2024

With a contract at Manchester City until June 30, 2027, Sávio is expected to play a crucial role in the team’s future endeavors. His international experience, with 5 caps and 1 goal for Brazil, further adds to his profile as a valuable asset for City.

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This strategic acquisition by Manchester City underscores their focus on strengthening the squad with young, dynamic players capable of making a significant impact both domestically and internationally.

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