Home Other Eredivisie FC Utrecht loan Australia's Daniel Arzani from Man City

FC Utrecht loan Australia’s Daniel Arzani from Man City

FC Utrecht have announced the signing of Australian international Daniel Arzani on loan from Manchester City.

The promising 21-year-old joins the Dutch side on a one-year loan and will hope to get his career back on track.

Arzani spent the last two years on loan at Celtic in Scotland, but made just two appearances.

Utrecht will be able to guarantee the six-time Socceroo more time on the pitch.

The club’s technical director Jordy Zuidam welcomed Arzani’s arrival.

“Daniel is a fast, mobile winger who can play on both the left and the right,” said Zuidam. “He plays with a lot of guts and has power in his actions, which suits our club and supporters.

“We’ve followed Daniel since his time at Melbourne City, where he made his first team debut at the age of 17.

“He seemed unattainable for us for a long time, but we were finally able to get him in this transfer window.

“I am happy that he is now finally here at the Stadium Galgenwaard. We look forward to seeing him in the FC Utrecht shirt in our anniversary season.”

Iran-born Arzani made headlines at the 2018 World Cup by becoming the youngest player in the competition.

He joined Man City from their partner club Melbourne City after that, before heading to Celtic.


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...