Date: 4th July 2019 at 1:00pm
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has revealed he was “really impressed” with Ayoze Perez last season as City confirm his capture from .

The Spanish forward had been at Newcastle for five years, having signed for the back in 2014, going on to establish himself as a crucial member of the on Tyneside.

With 33 goals in the English top flight, 12 of which came last season, he sits ninth in the club’s all-time top Premier League goalscorers list, a table topped by .

Leicester supporter Lineker sent a message to the Newcastle and legend on , insisting that his Foxes side would look after the 25-year-old following his move.

Lineker wrote on his personal Twitter account: “Good signing for LCFC. Really impressed with Ayoze Perez last season. We’ll look after him Alan Shearer.”