Some Manchester City Fans have been reacting to a post on Twitter, which relays a report that claims John Stones is close to signing a new long-term deal with the club that is worth up to £39m.
Stones has regained his best form this season, playing a major role in City’s ongoing quest to win an EFL Cup, Premier League and Champions League treble.
The England international was put up for sale in 2018 and wa after falling down the pecking order to Vincent Kompany, Nicolas Otamendi and Aymeric Laporte, but he ended up staying and is finally turning things around.
According to The Sun, John Stones is in advanced talks with City over a new five-year £150K-a-week deal, including incentives/bonuses for trophies, appearances and clean sheets.
The report claims Stones, whose current deal is set to end upon the conclusion of the 2021/2022 season, has been desperate to secure his future with Man City, and has never wanted to leave.
In reaction to the news shared on Twitter by Man City Xtra, Many City fans have expressed their thoughts and opinions.
You can find some of their comments from Twitter below:
Fair play on Stones, just kept plugging away…..got his chance and took it. Well done— Niels Koopman (@nkoopman01) April 26, 2021
Omg he deserved so much ❤️🥺— Martha (@martha2144) April 26, 2021
Zinchenko and him choose stay and fight here💙🔥— portopiwlio (@rafipees) April 26, 2021
Well done John Stones. You showed good character. Sterling taken note. You are not worth what you are asking to be paid. Unless there is a deduction of 25K for every goal scoring opportunity squandered!!!!— Andrew Demetriou (@ademetriou1959) April 27, 2021
He could stay here for 10+ years 😳— AJ (@MCFCAJ10) April 26, 2021
Love you stonesy keep going 💙— . (@ggRazorz) April 26, 2021