NAC Breda announce partnership with Manchester City
By Ric Turner, Fri 15 April 2016 10:36
Five yeal deal will see clubs share scouting and coaching knowledge
NAC Breda, the Dutch second division side, have announced a five year partnership with City. The deal runs until 2021, and will see the two clubs share scouting and coaching knowledge whilst NAC will also have the opportunity to take promising City youngsters on loan.
NAC technical director Han Smulders said: "This cooperation taken months of preparation. We are very proud that one of the biggest clubs in the world has finally opted for NAC. Both teams are clubs with a rich history."
Brian Marwood, City's managing director of football services, said: "We have found a fantastic club which fits well in terms of atmosphere and experience with what we stand for.
"NAC has a progressive vision that is well balanced with a proud history and passionate and loyal supporters."