Manchester City sign defender Kyle Walker from Tottenham Hotspur

Manchester City complete the signing of Kyle Walker from Premier League Rivals Tottenham Hotspur on a five-year contract. The media reported the fee for Walker was 50 million pounds ($64.75 million), making him the world's joint most expensive defender along with David Luiz.

By: Reuters | London | Published:July 14, 2017 9:17 pm
manchester city, kyle walker, tottenham hotspur, david luiz, premier league, football news, sports news, indian express Manchester City sign Kyle Walker from Tottenham Hotspur. (Source: Reuters)

Manchester City have completed the signing of England full back Kyle Walker from Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspur on a five-year contract, City said on Friday.

“Manchester City are delighted to announce the signing of England international Kyle Walker. The right back joins from Tottenham on a five-year deal and has opted to take the number two shirt,” City said in a statement on their website (www.mancity.com).

British media reported the fee for the 27-year-old was 50 million pounds ($64.75 million), making him the world’s joint most expensive defender along with David Luiz, who left Chelsea for Paris St Germain in 2014.

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