Nathan Aké moves to Man City, joins list of most expensive Dutch players

Dutch international Nathan Aké has become the fourth most expensive Dutch player of all time, with a €44m (£41m) move from Bournemouth to Manchester City.

Aké, who has played in the UK since he was a youngster, went to Bournemouth from Chelsea in 2017 for around €22m. He controversially joined Chelsea from Feyenoord as a 15-year-old, and made his Premier League debut at the age of 17 but never really found his feet at the club.

‘This is a dream for me,’ the 25-year-old defender said about the move to the north. ‘I can’t wait to get started.’

Aké has 13 caps for the Netherlands.

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