Nathan Ake is on the verge of signing a long-term contract extension with Manchester City.
The Dutch international has become a key part of the champion’s defense. He featured 41 times for Manchester City last season, becoming a key contributor as Pep Guardiola’s side clinched the treble. Ake shone in defense, making himself one of the first names on Pep Guardiola’s team sheet at the back.
After such a great campaign last season, Ake is set to be rewarded with a fresh contract. Fabrizio Romano has reported that the central defender is close to signing a new long term contract with the treble winners.
Manchester City are close to reaching an agreement with Nathan Aké over new long term deal. Talks are advanced — understand it’s just matter of time to get it done 🔵🇳🇱 #MCFC
Salary will be significantly improved, as Telegraaf reported. pic.twitter.com/KFFwJU4h6G
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) July 25, 2023
The transfer expert adds that Ake will also get an improved salary as part of his new deal.
With Nathan Ake close to agreeing on a new contract to stay at the champions, it will be a timely boost for City. With the news coming on the eve of a new season, it will give Manchester City a boost ahead of a new campaign.