Giovanni van Bronckhorst to follow in Patrick Vieira’s footsteps by joining Manchester City to develop off the field skills after taking coaching break
- Giovanni van Bronckhorst is hoping to visit clubs under the City Football Group
- Former Arsenal defender will spend the next few months at Manchester City
- Dutchman left Feyenoord in the summer and is on a coaching sabbatical
- Deal is similar to the one Patrick Vieira had while at the Etihad Stadium
Giovanni van Bronckhorst will spend the next few months with Manchester City during a sabbatical from coaching.
Sportsmail understands Van Bronckhorst’s short-term role in all sides of the business is similar to the one undertaken by Patrick Vieira after his retirement in 2011.
Giovanni van Bronckhorst has taken a sabbatical from coaching after leaving Feyenoord in the summer and will now join up with Manchester City to further his knowledge of the game