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Cruzeiro starlet Leo Bonatini stunned by Man City swap rumours

Cruzeiro starlet Leo Bonatini admits he was surprised by talk of being on his way to Manchester City this week.

The 17 year-old midfielder was linked in a swap for City striker Roque Santa Cruz, who is currently on-loan at Real Betis.

"It was all very fast. I left home with my father, I met a friend in the street, and he said he heard about me going! We did not know, I called a friend of my father's and asked, 'What is happening?'. But I was happy, this proves that my work is correct, I am following a track, and we'll wait.

"If I must leave, or stay here, it will be what is best for Cruzeiro and the best for me."

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