Richards ends his 12 year stay at Man City by signing with Fiorentina on a season long loan deal. The Italian side have paid £3.5 million for the defender but will rise to £4.7 million if they make it a permanent deal. The versatile defender has been City’s longest-serving player.
It’s been a frustrating two years at Manchester City. It’s my club and I’ve given blood, sweat and tears for them. When you find yourself not playing, it’s hard.