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Manchester City: Gelson Fernandes Joins French Side St. Etienne

MANCHESTER, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 10:  Gelson Fernandes of Manchester City tussles for posession with Anderson of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford on February 10, 2008 in Manchester, England.  (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
Perm VacationCorrespondent IJuly 10, 2009

Manchester City FC can confirm midfielder Gelson Fernandes has joined French side St. Etienne for an undisclosed fee.

The headless chicken has finally departed to the delight of this City fan, hip hip. Good luck for the future Fernandes.

He signed for Manchester City FC from Swiss club FC Sion. In Gelson's time with City he racked up 59 appearances, scoring only four times and earning 11 yellow cards and 1 red card in all competitions.


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