Gabriel Jesus Inks New Five-Year City Deal

Gabriel Jesus has signed a new five-year deal with Premier League champions, Manchester City.

The new deal ties the 21-year old Brazilian forward to the club until 2023.

Jesus, who played all Brazil’s games at the World Cup in Russia, joined City in January 2017 and has scored 24 goals in 53 matches.

The striker expressed delight over the new deal and said joining the English club was the best decision he has ever made.

He also thanked the fans for been accomdating and helping him settle at the club.

Jesus said, “I would like to thank the fans for the welcome and for how well they have treated me,” he told the club’s official website on Friday after signing the two-year contract extension.

“I can say that it was the best decision I’ve made in my life to come to Manchester City because while I’m here I’m improving as a professional and as a person.

“(Manager) Pep (Guardiola) had an important role in my signing, but also the club. City is a huge club and it is getting bigger and bigger so I just want to say thanks for everything. I hope that I can keep making the fans happy.”

 

 

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