Alaves sign City’s Sobrino

Alaves have completed the permanent signing of Manchester City forward Ruben Sobrino following a successful loan spell, the club have confirmed.

The 25-year-old made only five starts for the Basque club in La Liga last season, scoring twice, but the English giants have sanctioned a permanent move.

The Real Madrid youth graduate has penned a four-year deal at the Mendizorrotza, having previously also enjoyed loan stint at Girona.

Sobrino initially joined City from Ponferradina in 2015 but did not make a single senior appearance for the club, and his move back to Spain is undisclosed.

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