Pearce lands Shrewsbury youngster Hart

May 24, 2006

Manchester City have completed the signing of Shrewsbury goalkeeper Joe Hart after the teenager passed a medical.

The 19-year-old has now signed a four-year contract with the Eastlands side having agreed the move earlier this week.

City will pay an initial £600,000 to the Shropshire club which, depending on his success at the club, could rise to £1.5million.

The England Under-19 international will officially be unveiled as a Manchester City player later this week.