Revealed: The longest-serving player at Manchester City

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Raheem Sterling was briefly the longest-serving player at Manchester City following the exit of Fernandinho this summer.

With Sterling’s departure to Chelsea this summer, Belgium midfielder Kevin De Bruyne is now the longest-serving player at Manchester City.

De Bruyne has spent 6 years, 10 months and 14 days at Manchester City since joining from German club Wolfsburg in the summer of 2015.

The 31 year old midfielder has become one of the world’s best midfielders during his time at Manchester City and have won four Premier League titles.

The second longest-serving player at Manchester City is Germany international midfielder Ilkay Gundogan.

The 31 year old midfielder has been a City player for 6 years and 13 days after joining from Borussia Dortmund in 2016.

Gundogan has been a key member of the City team that have won the Premier League four times in the last five years.

The third longest-serving player at Man City is Ukraine international Oleksandr Zinchenko, who joined the club as a 19 year old in 2016. He has been a City player for 6 years and 10 days.

Zinchenko spent the 2016-17 on loan at Dutch club PSV before returning to City to fight for his place after impressing at the Eredivisie.

Since then, he has made 128 appearances for the club and is being linked with a move to Premier League rivals Arsenal.