Bernardo Silva has finally put pen to paper on a contract extension with Manchester City it has been reported. After much conjecture on his future, the Portuguese playmaker has finally ended it by signing a one-year extension with the champions according to reports.
Transfer expert Fabrizio Romano has reported that Bernardo Silva has signed his new deal with Manchester City. Romano broke the news a week ago that the midfielder had verbally agreed on a new deal with City.
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) August 22, 2023
James Ducker of the Telegraph also reports on Bernardo signing a contract extension. In addition, he adds that the announcement of the extension will happen very soon.
Bernardo Silva new #mcfc contract announcement coming very soon
— James Ducker (@TelegraphDucker) August 22, 2023
The contract extension is great news for the European champions. It had long been reported that Bernardo had wanted to leave the Etihad. It had previously been reported that Barcelona, PSG, and Saudi club Al Hilal had an interest in his services.
City’s key man signing a contract extension with Pep Guardiola’s side will finally end all the speculation on his future. The news will be cause for celebration from Manchester City fans such is the esteem he is held in by City supporters. He has become a fan favorite for his performances and work rate during his spell at the treble winners.
With Bernardo Silva reportedly putting pen to paper on a new deal, attention could shift to Kyle Walker signing a new contract. After reports linking Walker with Bayern, it has also been reported that the England international will sign an extension with the European champions.