Manchester City could break their transfer record this summer on Europe's player of the season: report

Pep Guardiola, Manager of Manchester City before the UEFA Champions League match between Manchester City and Rb Leipzig at Etihad Stadium on November 28, 2023 in Manchester, United Kingdom. (Photo by Richard Sellers/Sportsphoto/Allstar via Getty Images)
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Manchester City could be about to smash their transfer record for arguably the player of the season in Europe's top five leagues.

The European champions' most expensive ever acquisition stands at a reported £100 million for Jack Grealish, who joined from Aston Villa in 2021. Josko Gvardiol, meanwhile, cost around £77m last summer when he was signed from RB Leipzig

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Mark White has been at on FourFourTwo since joining in January 2020, first as a staff writer before becoming content editor in 2023. An encyclopedia of football shirts and boots knowledge – both past and present – Mark has also represented FFT at both FA Cup and League Cup finals (though didn't receive a winners' medal on either occasion) and has written pieces for the mag ranging on subjects from Bobby Robson's season at Barcelona to Robinho's career. He has written cover features for the mag on Mikel Arteta and Martin Odegaard, and is assisted by his cat, Rosie, who has interned for the brand since lockdown.