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Last Updated: Sunday July 19 2009 10:35 GMT

Adebayor agrees to Man City deal

Emmanuel Adebayor arriving at Manchester City's stadium

Arsenal star Emmanuel Adebayor is the latest big name player to announce that he's joining Manchester City.

After weeks of rumours, the striker has agreed a five-year deal that's thought to be worth about £25m, to join fellow new signing Carlos Tevez at Eastlands.

The 25-year-old said he can't wait to start and show fans what he can do.

"I was born to play football and that is what I want to do," he said. "I have come here to make history for this club and those supporters."

Adebayor's signing means Manchester City have spent about £80m on new players so far this summer, and it seems they haven't stopped yet.

City boss Mark Hughes is still hoping to sign Chelsea's John Terry, even though a £30m bid for the England star has been rejected and Chelsea say their captain isn't for sale.