- Douglas Luiz joins Man City but is immediately loaned out to Girona
- The much coveted 19-year-old is one of the best young players in Brazil
- Manchester City scouted the Vasco De Gama youngster for over a year
Manchester City beat off competition from Europe's top clubs to sign Brazilian wonderkid, Douglas Luiz for £11million.
The 19-year-old is expected to be sent on loan to newly promoted La Liga side Girona FC.
The young attacker didn’t travel with his team-mates to face Vitoria this weekend.
Pep Guardiola had ordered City to scout the Brazilian for over a year with someone from the club watching the player in the 1-0 victory over Atletico Goianiense on June 25.
The Citizens also kept a close eye on him at the South American Under-20s Championship.
Meanwhile, Manchester City have already signed Bernadao Silva, Ederson and Kyle Walker while they await a deal for Benjamin Mendy.
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