Gündogan signs with Manchester City
Thursday, June 2, 2016
|When I learned of City's interest my heart was set on coming here and things have moved very quickly.|
Gündogan came from's youth system, and made his professional debut aged 15 with in 2008–09. Before joining Dortmund in 2011, he made 53 appearances for .
After completing the Manchester City move, Gündogan said, "I'm thrilled to have signed for Manchester City[...] When I learned of City's interest my heart was set on coming here and things have moved very quickly."
Dortmund's Sporting Director ((de))German language: Wir bedanken uns bei Ilkay Gündogan für fünf außergewöhnliche Jahre in Dortmund. Der BVB wünscht ihm eine baldige Genesung und nur das Allerbeste für seine Zukunft in Manchester.thanked Gündogan, saying, "We would like to thank Ilkay Gündogan for five extraordinary years in Dortmund. BVB would like to wish him a speedy recovery and all the best for his future endeavours in Manchester"
Gündogan scored four goals in 36 appearances in his debut season for Dortmund when the club won thetitle as well as — the German Cup. Gündogan has played sixteen international matches and scored four goals.
Currently, he has an injured knee and is to miss
- David Ornstein. "Gündogan wechselt zu Manchester City" — , June 2, 2016 ()
- "Ilkay Gundogan signs for Manchester City" — , June 2, 2016