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Manchester City transfer in and out players 2023 (Update)

Man City transfer in and out: The summer transfer market is about to be closed before the new seasons start. Let’s find out about Manchester City transfer in and out at the moment before the market closes.

List of Manchester City transfer in and out players 2023 (Update)

Manchester City player who had transferred in the summer of 2023

Up to now, Manchester City is having a flourishing summer transfer market when bringing in quality contracts and pushing away players who are no longer in the plan.

The Citizens completed the “blockbuster” deal of Erling Haaland from the early days of the summer transfer market for £ 56 million. Next, their used £ 42 million to successfully recruit midfielder Kalvin Phillips from Leeds. More importantly, Man City still earned a profit of £26 million after balancing revenue and expenditure.

Recently, Man City let Raheem Sterling join Chelsea (47.5 million pounds). Before that, they collected £ 45 million when they let Gabriel Jesus move to Arsenal.

Earling Halland (from Borussia Dortmund)

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Erling Haaland’s transfer from Borussia Dortmund to Man City has been officially confirmed and it unsurprisingly enters the list of their top 10 highest Man City transfer in and out of history. 

Compared to the previous campaign, Erling Haaland has been a valued player for the citizens in the forwarding lineup, which is a particularly important position. The Citizens don’t have to spend too much money to get the world’s top striker, who has proven himself to be of great quality in Dortmund and Salzburg colors.

Stefan Ortega (from Arminia Bielefeld)

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Man City transfer in and out has just completed the procedure to recruit goalkeeper Stefan Ortega from Arminia Bielefeld on a free transfer. There is some remarkable information regarding the 29 years old the German Goalkeeper. 

Ortega owns a height of 1m86 which is not ideal for a goalkeeper position. He used to play as a trainee in the youth teams TSV Jahn Calden, KSV Baunatal, and Hessen Kassel before joining Arminia Bielefeld in 2007.

Compared to other Man City transfers in and out like: Erling Haaland and midfielder Kalvin Phillips, Ortega is less popular than these two-star players. However, the fact that Ortega accepted a transfer to  Man City surprised many fans because the information that the Premier League champion pursued the former goalkeeper of the 1860 Munich club appeared very little. 

Because Ortega’s contract with Arminia Bielefeld had just expired, The Citizens did not spend a single cent on the transfer fee. With the arrival of Ortega,  Zack Steffen will list Man city transfer players in and out as a loan this summer. 

Kalvin Phillips (from Leeds United)

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Kalvin Phillips was a discovery at Euro 2021. The midfielder has two years left on his contract and was ready to extend it with Leeds last season. However, both parties could not find common ground and Kalvin Phillips announced that he is ready for a new football club. 

In January 2022, Leeds turned down an offer of $67 million from West Ham. Phillips himself also wanted to move to a bigger club for a bigger challenge to his career path, and he only agreed when being asked by Man City.

Phillips will become the third most expensive midfielder in Man City transfer in and out history, behind Kevin De Bruyne ($85 million) and Rodri ($79 million). He will be the third rookie to land at Etihad this summer. 

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Manchester City player who had transferred out in the summer of 2022

Here is the list of Man City transfer players who transferred out in the summer of 2022 

Players name Age New clubs after leaving Man City 
Fernandinho 37 Athletico Paranaense
Jayden Braaf 19 Borussia Dortmund 
Gavin Bazunu 20 Southampton 
Ko Itakura 25 Borussia Monchengladbach
CJ Egan-Riley 19 Burnley
Taylor Harwood-Bellis 20 Burnley
Gabriel Jesus 25 Arsenal 
Darko Gyabi 18 Leeds United
Tommy Doyle  20 Sheffield United
Romeo Lavia 18 Southampton
Callum Doyle 18 Coventry City
Raheem Sterling 27 Chelsea
Lewis Fiorini  20 Blackpool


Let’s review some famous Man City ins and outs players who left the Etihad Stadium this summer. 

Raheem Sterling (to Chelsea)

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Chelsea has reached an agreement with Manchester City to transfer and release Raheem Sterling. The London representative spent 53 million euros (up to 65 million euros) in exchange for a contract until 2027 with the English player.

While playing under Manchester City, Sterling spent 7 seasons at the Etihad Stadium, scoring 134 goals and providing 94 assists in 337 appearances. He was no longer the number one choice of Pep Guardiola and had to compete with other players like Riyad Mahrez, Phil Foden, Bernardo Silva, Gabriel Jesus, and Jack Grealish. That is the main reason why the former Liverpool players want to resign. 

Gabriel Jesus (to Arsenal)

Gabriel Jesus has become one of the most valued Manchester city transfers in and out this summer. He has no future at the Etihad Stadium because of the arrival of Erling Haaland and Julian Alvarez. The 25-year-old was approached by six clubs, but his priority was moving to Arsenal to reunite with manager Mikel Arteta, who had previously worked as an assistant to Pep Guardiola at Man City. 

The contract between the two parties is for five years. Mikel Arteta considered Jesus as Arsenal’s new owner to replace Alexandre Lacazette, who left on a free basis and signed a three-year contract with Lyon.

Fernandinho (Contract Expired)

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Another Man City transfer players in and out in the summer of 2022 are Fernandinho. His contract with Manchester City has expired and he is planning to play at his very first football club in Brazil. 

Fernandinho joined City in 2013, signed a £34m deal from Shakhtar Donetsk, and became one of the best Brazilian players in English Premier League football history.

Before that, Fernandinho started his professional career in 2003 at Athletico Paranaense, where he scored 14 goals in 83 games before heading off to Europe.

These are some of the Manchester City players who will transfer in and out in the summer of 2023. Overall, Manchester City’s lineup squad still has great potential to become the English Premier League champion and advance further in the UEFA champion league. Follow transferinfootball.com for more transfer news, transfer fees, football news, and rumors.

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