Manchester City defender Oleksandr Zinchenko has signed a new three-year extension with the club,
Originally signed as an attacking midfielder, Zinchenko was utilised at left back for much of the 2018/19 season, acting as more than adequate cover for the injured Benjamin Mendy, making
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“It’s difficult to express how happy I am to sign this deal,” Zinchenko told the club’s official website.
“This club offers players everything they need to improve and develop, so being here for five more years is an honour. T
Zinchenko’s joy was echoed by director of football Txiki Begiristain, who added: “Zinchenko has shown over the past two seasons what a superb talent he is.
“Not only does he have a wonderful first touch and left-foot, he is a player completely focused on becoming the best footballer he can be.
The former FC Ufa player becomes the second City player to commit his future to the Premier League side in a matter of days, after