By James Dutton For Mailonline
Published: 10:44 GMT, 8 January 2020 | Updated: 12:34 GMT, 8 January 2020
Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho is close to signing a new contract at the club.
The Brazilian midfielder, who has found himself often used in defence by Pep Guardiola, turns 35 in May and is out of contract at the end of the season.
But having met a number of obligations, his deal is set to be automatically renewed.
Fernandinho has revealed he is close to agreeing a new contract to stay at Manchester City
'When I renewed at the end of 2018, we put a clause that if I reached certain goals, my contract would be renewed automatically,' the 34-year-old revealed