Following the decision to overturn city’s ban from Europe, the club has been linked with a number of players.
With Pep Guardiola seeking a replacement for the departed Leroy Sane, Torres was identified as the player who
could fill the role.
Manchester-City sign Ferran Torres, The Spaniard had an £87m release clause in his contract,
but Manchester City have been able to take advantage
of the fact that he was in the final year of his deal and have agreed to pay around €25m upfront for his services,
with a further €10m in add-ons.
With his signing confirmed in a statement on the club’s official website, Torres said: “I am so happy to be joining City.
Every player wants to be involved in attacking teams and Manchester City is one of the most attacking in world football.
“Pep encourages a really open, aggressive style, which I love, and he is a manager with a proven track record of improving players. To have him overseeing my development is a dream.