- Date of Birth: 19 July 1995
- Birthplace: Neftenbach, Neftenbach,[https://www.munzinger.de/search/go/document.jsp?id01000009798 Manuel Akanji.] in: Munzinger-Archiv, Internationales Sportarchiv 24/2018 vom 12. Juni 2018, accessed on 12 November 2018. Switz
- Position: Defender
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Manchester City defender Manuel Akanji has been ruled out of the Premier League derby against Manchester United next weekend.
Manchester City travel to the Bernabeu for the first leg of their Champions League semi-final against Real Madrid tonight.
Following one month of World Cup action, the return of club football is just around the corner and both Manchester clubs will feature in the restart.
Chelsea have been touted to sign Inter Milan defender Milan Skriniar when the transfer window reopens this winter.
Cristiano Ronaldo looks set to be dropped to the bench when Manchester United face Manchester City in the Premier League.
Man City have agreed a 7 million euro transfer to sign Swiss international defender Manuel Akanji from Borussia Dortmund, with the 27-year-old centre-back set to sign a three year deal at the Etihad Stadium. Manager Pep Guardiola had been keen to add strength in depth to his defensive ranks, and the signing of the 6 foot 2 defender will be welcome as the hectic transfer window comes to a close.
Arsenal have been offered the chance to sign Borussia Dortmund defender Manuel Akanji, according to The Sun.
Manchester United have been handed a big boost in signing Borussia Dortmund Manuel Akanji this summer.
Manchester United have been handed a boost in signing Borussia Dortmund defender Manuel Akanji this summer, Sport1 claims.
Manchester United have been handed a boost in signing Borussia Dortmund defender Manuel Akanji, according to Bild.