Manchester City reinforce the goal with Stefan Ortega
Stefan Ortega has become Manchester City’s new goalkeeper from Arminia Bielefeld. The German goalkeeper will be the second option for the “citizen” goal, place will be left by Zack Steffen, he will leave on loan to Middlesbrough.
Manchester City officially confirmed on Friday the arrival of goalkeeper Stefan Ortega from Arminia Bielefeld . The player arrives at the “Sky Blue” team after his contract with the German club ends on 30 June .
The new acquisition in goal for the English club signs for three seasons and becomes the third signing after the arrival of Erling Haaland and Julián Alvárez .
The 29-year -old will arrive as a secondary goalkeeper to provide competition for Ederson . With Zack Steffen on loan at Middlesbrough , Pep Guardiola needed a new goalkeeper to bolster his squad.
Ortega showed his enthusiasm in his first words as ‘citizen’: “It’s a fantastic move for me. Manchester City are an incredible team, a team with world-class quality in all areas . To have the opportunity to join this group of players and helping to continue the club’s success is a dream for me.
We are pleased to announce the signing of goalkeeper Stefan Ortega Moreno on a three-year deal 🧤
Welcome to City, Stefan! 💙
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