Derby County goalkeeper Scott Carson is having a medical at Manchester City, ahead of a season-long loan. Yes, you read that right.
It’s not as bizarre as you first thing. To sum it up, you need a certain amount of homegrown players per team, Man City signing Carson as a third-choice goalkeeper counts towards one of the homegrown players they need.
Will he ever play for Man City? Probably not. He might pick up a couple of winners medals though, no wonder he went. Carson will have a great time learning from Guardiola and the rest of the City boys.
Let’s see what football fans make of it…