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Man City chief Txiki: Claudio Bravo preparing for management

Manchester City director of football Txiki Begiristain says Claudio Bravo could yet stay next season.

Bravo is approaching the final six months of his contract with the club and the Blues have brought in a number of goalkeepers since that will be looking to push Ederson for a place in the team; Zack Steffen and Aro Muric are both on season-long loans at Fortuna Dusseldorf and Nottingham Forest respectively.

“We need a little time to confirm what we are seeing," Txiki told El Mercurio. “We must remember that he's been injured for a year and this is not seen in one or two months. After that time, we will make a joint decision, which depends on the two parties, because this is our decision and then his, but I want to make it clear that there is nothing settled. To this day, we are delighted with him."

He added: "He's preparing for the future. He could have gone to another club to play every game. Here he is taking all experience, collecting everything he has lived, especially in Barcelona and Manchester, to become a great manager."

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