Manchester City splurge on deadline day

Sep 02, 2012, 09:05 IST | AFP

Man City splashed out over �35 million on Inter Milan star Maicon, Benfica midfielder Javi Garcia, Swansea winger Scott Sinclair and Fiorentina defender Matija Nastasic as the EPL champions embarked on a transfer deadline day spending spree.

Manager Roberto Mancini’s £6 million move for Sinclair was followed by the capture of Brazilian Maicon for £3 million.

Roberto Mancini

Next up was a £12 million deal for Serbia’s Nastasic. Mancini then got Garcia in a £16 million move in the final minutes before the transfer window shut until January. 

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