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Manchester City defender Yan Couto has finally arrived in England after signing from Coritiba earlier this year.

Couto, 18, was signed for an initial €6m but spent the remainder of last season back on loan at Coritiba. However, the global pandemic delayed his arrival in Manchester.

Couto has previously spoken about choosing City over Barcelona, and how a conversation with Pep Guardiola persuaded him to choose a move to the Etihad. Part of his decision was the promise of joining the first team for pre-season training this summer to fight for a place in the squad, rather than being immediately sent out on loan.

With travel restrictions in place this summer, there was some doubt over whether that promise would be fulfilled, but Couto has taken to Instagram to show him in City training gear at the City Football Academy.

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