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Manchester City 'beat Arsenal and Barcelona to the signing of Yan Couto from Coritiba as Brazilian Under 17 World Cup winner pens five-year deal' Yan Couto is one of the most highly regarded youngsters in Brazilian football The 17-year-old starred for Brazil as they won the 2019 Under 17 World Cup He has been compared to Dani Alves and has now joined Manchester City  Couto has signed a five-year deal and will join when he turns 18 in June  

By Kieran Jackson For Mailonline

Published: 23:01 GMT, 2 March 2020 | Updated: 23:04 GMT, 2 March 2020


Manchester City have reportedly signed 17-year-old right back Yan Couto from Coritiba. 

The Brazilian Under 17 World Cup winner has penned a five-year contract at the club, but won't join the club until he turns 18 in June. 

His contract was due to expire at the end of the season and despite interest from Arsenal and Barcelona, the Premier League champions have won the race for Couto, according to Sports Illustrated.

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