Ilkay Gundogan signs new four-year Manchester City contract: ‘It’s a privilege to be a part of this team’
- Ilkay Gundogan has committed his future to Manchester City until 2023
- The German midfielder was Pep Guardiola’s first signing in summer of 2016
- He has gone on to make 114 appearances for City, scoring 17 goals in that time
Ilkay Gundogan has put pen to paper on a new four-year contract with Manchester City, keeping him at the club until 2023.
Gundogan was Guardiola’s first signing as City boss after taking over back in the summer of 2016 and he has gone on to make 114 appearances, netting 17 goals in that time.
Ilkay Gundogan has extended his stay at Premier League champions Man City until 2023
And the 28-year-old has expressed his delight at committing his future at the Etihad until the summer of 2023.
‘I am very happy to have signed the new contract,’ Gundogan told mancity.com.
‘I have hugely enjoyed the last three years here at City and everyone at the Club has helped make me feel at home from my very first day.
‘It’s a privilege to be a part of this team, playing the style of football we do and winning trophies. It’s very difficult to do that and I’m delighted to be a part of it.
‘I’m really excited about what we can go on to achieve in the next few seasons.’
The midfielder has become a key figure of City’s squad over the last couple of seasons