Home Premier League Manchester City Slavia Sofia announce Filip Krastev to join Man City

Slavia Sofia announce Filip Krastev to join Man City

Slavia Sofia have announced the sale of young midfielder Filip Krastev to Manchester City.

In a press release posted on their site, Slavia revealed that all of the details for the transfer have been agreed.

Krastev, 18, will sign his contract next week and then a final announcement will come.

It is believed City are paying around €2m for Krastev, who they view as an investment for the future.

The Bulgarian club also asked the local press ‘not to bother’ the young player, who is focusing on upcoming matches.

According to press reports in Bulgaria, City could loan Krastev to their City Football Group partner club Lommel in Belgium.

Krastev is a Bulgarian under-19 international and has made seven appearances in Bulgaria’s efbet Liga this season.

His main position is central midfield in a deep-lying playmaker role, but he can also play further up the pitch.

Krastev was linked with a move to another Premier League side, Leicester City, back in April.


Lazio sell Angola defender Bastos to Saudi side Al-Ain

Saudi Pro League side Al-Ain have completed the signing of centre-back Bastos (Bartolomeu Jacinto Quissanga) from Lazio. Lazio have received a fee of around €800,000...

TMW: AC Milan in contact with agent of Florian Thauvin

AC Milan are in contact with the camp of Marseille winger Florian Thauvin, according to Tuttomercatoweb. Thauvin, 27, is out of contract next June and can...

Benfica consider recalling Gedson Fernandes from Spurs

Benfica are putting serious thought into recalling midfielder Gedson Fernandes from Tottenham in January. The 21-year-old joined Spurs in January on an 18-month loan deal,...

Dinamo Zagreb loan Sporting & Croatia midfielder Misic

Dinamo Zagreb have completed the signing of Sporting CP midfielder Josip Misic on loan until the end of the season. 26-year-old Misic returns to Croatia...

Atletico-MG sign Argentine international Matias Zaracho

Atletico Mineiro have signed Argentine international Matias Zaracho from Racing Club on a five-year deal. https://twitter.com/Atletico/status/1317550530454048769 Zaracho, 22, is a big talent who European clubs including...