Manchester City’s new signing, Rodri, has claimed that Pep Guardiola’s side are overtaking their rivals Manchester United.
Rodri on Thursday, completed a €70 million move from Atletico Madrid to the Premier League champions.
The 23-year-old midfielder becomes the most expensive signing in City history and has signed a five-year contract at the Etihad Stadium.
“Maybe they have changed the story. In the last five or six years, City have changed the story – not only in Manchester but in England.
“I love the City, I love Manchester and it’s becoming more blue!
“I am a lucky guy because I have been playing with lots of teams different kind of playing. The way I play football is close to this team, which is why I chose Manchester City.
“I think it’s a club I fit better but there’s many things,” he told a press conference.