Manchester City willing to buy Sunderland young goalkeeper Matty Young

Manchester City is reportedly setting its sights on securing the burgeoning talent of Sunderland’s young goalkeeper, Matty Young, a move that has garnered attention in recent reports.

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According to revelations from The Sun, the 16-year-old shot-stopper has become the object of Manchester City’s desire, with the club meticulously tracking his development, notably his appearances with the first team during the preseason.

Presently occupying the role of the third-choice goalkeeper at Sunderland, Young has firmly established himself as a regular fixture within the U21 squad. His performances during the ongoing season have been notable, with the promising goalkeeper taking the field in three Premier League 2 matches and achieving two clean sheets, a clear indication of his ever-expanding potential.

In a demonstration of their faith in Young’s abilities, Sunderland inked a fresh two-year contract with him ahead of the current season. However, recent reports have hinted at the club’s willingness to part ways with the young talent should a suitable offer materialize.

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All signs point to Manchester City making a decisive move to secure Matty Young’s services in the upcoming January transfer window. The Premier League giants have evidently recognized his exceptional talent and potential, viewing him as a valuable asset for their squad.

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Young’s rapid ascent, transitioning from Sunderland’s ranks to capturing the attention of Manchester City, underscores the enduring appeal of young talent in the world of football. With the January transfer window on the horizon, the footballing world will be closely watching to see if the highly-rated goalkeeper makes the leap to the Etihad Stadium, embarking on the next phase of his promising career with one of England’s elite clubs.

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Enzo Cattaneo

Naples-born Enzo Cattaneo has spent more than a decade living in Madrid and writing about Spanish football, German football and the Premier League for various Spanish football websites and now he writes about World football for World Football Rumours. He's been thinking about football transfers and rumours pretty much nonstop since the 2002 FIFA World Cup in South Korea.

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