City complete swoop for 14-year-old Diaz, dubbed the ‘new Messi’ (and he’s expected to be worth £40m!)

December 4, 2013 12:38 pm Comments Off Views: 53102

Manchester City have won the battle for Brahim Abdelkader Diaz. 

The 14-year-old from Malaga has been dubbed ‘the new Messi’ and Sportsmail revealed in October that City were fighting Barcelona for his signature.

City have paid £300,000 up front for Diaz, with the final deal worth £2.4million depending on what he achieves at the club. 

The new Messi? Manchester City have won the battle with Barcelona for the signature of 14-year-old Diaz

The new Messi? Manchester City have won the battle with Barcelona for the signature of 14-year-old Diaz

Brahim Abdelkader Diaz the wonder kid dubbed ‘next Messi’

High hopes: Lionel Messi, of Barcelona, is still widely considered the best player in the worldHigh hopes: Lionel Messi, of Barcelona, is still widely considered the best player in the world

Talented: Manchester City hope that Brahim Abdelkader Diaz can in future become a big player for themTalented: Manchester City hope that Brahim Abdelkader Diaz can in future become a big player for them

Luis Suarez’s agent Pere Guardiola, brother of Pep, has been involved in negotiations about a player who is touted to be worth between £30m-£40m once he develops.

Get More Right To Your Inbox!

Comments are closed

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox

Join other followers