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Ilkay Gundogan’s Free Transfer to Barcelona Confirmed by Manchester City

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Manchester City has officially announced that their captain, Ilkay Gundogan, is set to depart from the team, linking up with Barcelona on a free transfer deal.

Although City proposed a new contract, Gundogan has elected to transition to the reigning Spanish champions, finalizing a two-year agreement.

The German midfielder, whose current contract with City will run its course by the end of June, expressed his gratitude for the opportunity to play for the club. Gundogan stated, “It has been an absolute privilege and joy to be a part of Manchester City.”

He added, “Manchester has felt like home to me, and being a part of the City family has been truly special.”

At the age of 32, Gundogan participated in 51 matches during the 2022-23 season, netting 11 goals, and played a significant role in City’s Treble victory.

Additional details will be reported shortly.

Further changes at Manchester City following the addition of Mateo Kovacic remain to be seen.
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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Ilkay Gundogan’s transfer to Barcelona

What is the latest transfer news regarding Ilkay Gundogan?

Manchester City has confirmed that Ilkay Gundogan, the team’s captain, will be leaving the club to join Barcelona on a free transfer. Despite being offered a new contract by City, Gundogan has opted to move to the Spanish champions on a two-year deal.

When will Ilkay Gundogan’s contract with Manchester City expire?

Ilkay Gundogan’s contract with Manchester City will expire at the end of June.

How many games did Gundogan play for Manchester City in the 2022-23 season?

Gundogan played 51 games for Manchester City in the 2022-23 season, contributing 11 goals to the team’s success.

What did Gundogan say about his time at Manchester City?

In a statement, Ilkay Gundogan expressed that it had been a “total privilege and pleasure” to play for Manchester City. He also referred to Manchester as his home and mentioned feeling like a part of a very special family at the club.

What other changes could occur at Manchester City after Mateo Kovacic’s arrival?

The potential changes at Manchester City following Mateo Kovacic’s arrival are yet to be determined and will be revealed in due course.

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10 comments

TransferNewsExpert June 26, 2023 - 12:24 pm

Gundogan’s move to Barcelona is official! A significant transfer in the football world. It will be interesting to see how this impacts both clubs and their future plans.

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FootballAddict55 June 26, 2023 - 2:12 pm

cant believe gundogan leavin city. sad to see him go, he’s been amazing. gonna miss his skills in midfield. hope city finds a good replacement!

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BarcaForever10 June 26, 2023 - 2:31 pm

Yesss! Gundogan is joining Barca! What a signing! Can’t wait to see him in our colors. He’s gonna add so much quality to our team. Visca Barca!

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SoccerFan123 June 26, 2023 - 8:51 pm

omg gundogan goin 2 barcelona on free transfer? no way! mancity gonna miss him so much. he played 51 games nd scored 11 goals. total legend!

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CityFanatic88 June 27, 2023 - 8:02 am

Gutted to hear Gundogan’s leaving. He’s been a key player for City. We’ll miss his goals and creativity. Best of luck to him at Barcelona. Thanks for the memories!

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CityFanatic88 June 30, 2023 - 11:56 am

Gutted to hear Gundogan’s leaving. He’s been a key player for City. We’ll miss his goals and creativity. Best of luck to him at Barcelona. Thanks for the memories!

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TransferNewsExpert June 30, 2023 - 6:28 pm

Gundogan’s move to Barcelona is official! A significant transfer in the football world. It will be interesting to see how this impacts both clubs and their future plans.

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SoccerFan123 July 1, 2023 - 5:32 am

omg gundogan goin 2 barcelona on free transfer? no way! mancity gonna miss him so much. he played 51 games nd scored 11 goals. total legend!

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FootballAddict55 July 1, 2023 - 7:46 am

cant believe gundogan leavin city. sad to see him go, he’s been amazing. gonna miss his skills in midfield. hope city finds a good replacement!

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BarcaForever10 July 1, 2023 - 9:17 am

Yesss! Gundogan is joining Barca! What a signing! Can’t wait to see him in our colors. He’s gonna add so much quality to our team. Visca Barca!

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