Championship Bristol City have signed defender Greg Cunningham from Manchester City for an undisclosed fee. The Republic of Ireland international was loaned out to Leicester during the 2010-11 season and spent last term with Nottingham Forest.

"I've been with City since I moved over here so it was always going to be a big decision," the 21 year old told i>BBC Radio Bristol.

"But I felt to better my career and better myself as a player I had to leave Man City, and I think Bristol City is the right club for me.

"[Bristol City boss] Derek [McInnes] is a very ambitious and driven manager and I'm very much looking forward to working under him."

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