Maicon leaves City

Brazilian full-back Maicon has joined Roma from Manchester City on a permanent deal. The 31-year-old joined City last summer from Inter Milan but struggled to win a regular place in the first team.

City sign Negredo

Spanish striker Alvaro Negredo completes the move to the Etihad from Sevilla. Credit: PA

Manchester City have confirmed the signing of Spanish striker Alvaro Negredo from Sevilla.The 27-year-old, who has 14 Spain caps and six international goals, follows Jesus Navas from Seville. Negredo will cost City a reported initial fee of £16.4million plus add-ons of up to £4.2million.

All change at City

Maicon is saying goodbye to the Etihad Credit: PA

Brazilian full-back Maicon has joined Roma from Manchester City on a permanent deal. The 31-year-old joined City last summer from Inter Milan but struggled to win a regular place in the first team.

The Blues have Alvaro Negredo in their sights Credit: PA

Meanwhile the Blues are also closing in on the signing of Sevilla striker Alvaro Negredo. He has announced he will be moving to the Etihad Stadium, subject to a medical.

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