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Kevin De Bruyne Joined Manchester City for a Club-Record fee on this day in 2015


Manchester City signed Belgium international Kevin De Bruyne from Wolfsburg, on this day in 2015.

Manchester city paid a club record fee in the region of £54m to bring the Belgian footballer to the Blue side of Manchester.

De Bruyne made only nine appearances for Chelsea.

The 24-year-old, who arrived in the Premier League as Germany’s footballer of the year, signed an initial six-year contract.

Since making his City debut as a substitute in a 1-0 league win at Crystal Palace on September 12, 2015, De Bruyne has helped the club win the Champions League, five Premier League titles, two FA Cups and the League Cup on five occasions.Twice named PFA footballer of the year, he has also been capped 99 times and scored 26 goals for Belgium, whom he has represented at three World Cup finals tournaments.

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