Mendy most expensive defender ever, by transfer from Monaco to the City
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Manchester City has Monday reinforced with Benjamin Mendy. For the 23-year-old Frenchman, who happens to of AS Monaco, according to foreign media 58 million euro was paid. This makes him the most expensive defender ever.
Earlier this month laid City for defender Kyle Walker of Tottenham Hotspur. For him, it was 57 million euros deposited by the ‘Citizens’.
Full-Mendy, who for five years, in Manchester, was part of the team at Monaco last season, both national as well as international impression. The French club was for the first time in seventeen years champion and reached the semi-finals of the Champions League.
A year ago, exchanged Mendy Olympique Marseille for Monaco. He came so far, four times for the national team of France.
Manager Josep Guardiola gave this summer with City a lot of money on reinforcements. In addition to Mendy and Walker were goalkeeper Ederson (Benfica), defender Danilo (Real Madrid) and midfielder Bernardo Silva (Monaco) for huge amounts attracted.
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