Patrick Roberts must show Man City he can keep up in Champions League games
On the same day as Manchester City dropped the bombshell that Pep Guardiola would be their next manager, Patrick Roberts was being introduced to the press in Glasgow.
If one move made perfect sense, the other was more curious.
The very nature of an 18-month loan is not common in today's game, even if sending away a player you have recently signed is becoming more enshrined in policy.
While Roberts had not been getting many opportunities at City, a January injury to Kevin De Bruyne - coupled with David Silva's problems and Raheem Sterling's form - did not exactly leave the club overflowing... read more
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