FC Twente have confirmed the signing of Manchester City youngster Bersant Celina on a season-long loan.

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Soccer - UEFA Youth League - Group E - Manchester City v Bayern Munich - Ewan FieldsThe 19-year-old is considered one of the finest young talents at the English club and trained with Pep Guardiola’s first team during the summer. However, with first team action looking unlikely this season, Manchester City have allowed the midfielder to join Twente on loan for the season.

Celina told the official Twente website, “A few months ago there was the first contact. I was enthusiastic about a move to FC Twente. FC Twente in the Netherlands is a big club and I hope to play a lot here and to score goals. I would describe myself as an attacking midfielder who can play in several positions, for example on the wing. I am really looking forward to it, ”

The Kosovo international played one Premier League match last season and appeared three times in the FA Cup.

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