Man City complete signing of defender Philippe Sandler from PEC Zwolle

MANCHESTER CITY have completed the signing of defender Philippe Sandler.

City have snapped up the 21-year-old from Eredivisie club PEC Zwolle in a move that has gone under the radar in a summer of big spending in the Premier League.

 Philippe Sandler has made a surprise move to Manchester City

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Philippe Sandler has made a surprise move to Manchester City

Sandler came through the system at Ajax but has made an impression since moving to Zwolle.

The Dutch under-20 international can also operate in the holding role in midfield, and is understood to be viewed as a player with potential to develop under Pep Guardiola.

 

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MANCHESTER CITY have completed the signing of defender Philippe Sandler.