Tom Dele Bashiru was a Manchester City player since 2016.During the 2018-2019 season, the midfielder made a total of twenty appearances with Man City, scoring one goal and making three assists.
On the international level, Bashiru represented the England U-16 national team in 2014 and later switched allegiance to Nigeria. In fact, he was among Eagles squad the 2019 FIFA U20 World Cup in Poland where he scored a single goal in three ties.
Bashiru now becomes the second Nigerian to leave Man City following Kelechi Iheanacho.
Watford FC have announced the signing on their official Twitter account writing” We're delighted to announce the signing of former @ManCity midfielder Tom Dele-Bashiru on a six-year deal!”
The midfielder, on the other hand, has expressed his happiness to join the Premier League side and his excitement to play in front of Watford’s “amazing fans”.
Bashiru will hope to make his first appearance with the club on August 10th against Brighton.
We're delighted to announce the signing of former @ManCity midfielder Tom Dele-Bashiru on a six-year deal!
— Watford Football Club (@WatfordFC) July 24, 2019
— Tom Dele. (@tomdele99_) July 24, 2019