Garcia extends Manchester City deal

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The teenage midfielder is currently taking in a loan spell at Alaves, but has committed his future to the Premier League title hopefuls by agreeing fresh terms

Manchester City midfielder Manu Garcia has signed a new contract tying tie him to the club until 2020.

Garcia played four times for City last season – scoring once – and had a previous deal that was due to expire in 2018, with the new agreement adding another two years.

The 18-year-old is on loan from City at Alaves in La Liga for 2016-17, but is yet to make a first-team appearance in Spain.

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"Everyone at Manchester City is delighted to see Manu extend his time with the club," read City's statement announcing the deal on Thursday.

Garcia wrote on Twitter: "Really proud and happy to have signed a new deal with one of the biggest clubs in the world. Seguimos!"

The attacking midfielder joined City from Sporting Gijon's youth system.