What will Kalvin Phillips bring to Man City?

Manchester City are reportedly set to sign the Leeds midfielder

Manchester City are reportedly closing in on the signing of Leeds United midfielder Kalvin Phillips.

The clubs are believed to have agreed a fee of around £42m for the England international, with wages not likely to be a sticking point.

Phillips comes in as a like-for-like replacement for Fernandinho, with the outgoing City skipper ending his nine-year stint at the Etihad at the end of the 2021/22 campaign.

But how does Phillips differ from the Brazilian and what will he offer that perhaps Fernandinho lacked? Our City reporter Michael Plant tackles that very question…