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Man City sign Dutch keeper Mikki van Sas from Utrecht

Manchester City have signed Netherlands under-16 goalkeeper Mikki van Sas from FC Utrecht, De Telegraaf reports.

Van Sas will join the Citizens on a one-year scholarship before signing a three-year professional contract next year.

The 16-year-old is considered a major talent in the Netherlands and big things are expected of him.

Barcelona, Manchester United and Ajax were all interested in signing the 2004-born shot-stopper, an indication of his talents.

Utrecht will receive a small compensation fee from Man City for Van Sas.

Van Sas won four caps for the Netherlands U-15 side before moving up to U-16 level, where he has played twice.

UPDATE:

FC Utrecht have now officially announced that Van Sas has joined Manchester City.

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