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    Chelsea new boy Hakim Ziyech’s car collection includes an Audi RS6-R with a £70,000 upgrade, Lamborghinis and a VW Golf

    CHELSEA new boy Hakim Ziyech can afford a luxury upgrade on an expensive new motor – having joined the Blues on a £100,000-a-week deal.
    The £37million signing from Ajax bought a £92,000 Audi RS6-R, but its current specifications clearly weren’t good enough.

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    Hakim Ziyech has just received his Audi RS6-R with a £70,000 upgradeCredit: Instagram@vdmcars
    So he upgraded it with a special ABT package that would’ve cost an ADDITIONAL £70,000.
    That stunning new car joins his Lamborghinis – a Urus and Aventador – in Ziyech’s garage.
    They’re all a step up from the VW Golf GTI he was seen driving in Amsterdam, before he hit the big time.
    THE SUPER AUDI
    Ziyech, 27, was seen on Instagram posing with his latest purchase, a super Audi RS6-R customised by German tuner’s ABT, looking very pleased with himself.

    They created 125 special RS6-R models with all the trimmings from their extensive catalogue.
    And although many of the specs haven’t been revealed, the 0-62mph will no doubt be quicker than its original number because of its 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 that manages 730bhp.
    A top speed of 199 mph is also faster than the regular RS6.
    While a stainless steel ports exhaust system lets your car roar like one of those muscle cars you see in the Fast and Furious franchise.

    The cost of this upgrade is a cool £70,000, and that’s on top of the price of the car which starts at £92,000.

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    Ziyech’s Audi RS6-R was customised by German tuner’s ABTCredit: Instagram@vdmcars

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    The Chelsea star’s RS-6 can now reach a top speed of 199 mphCredit: Instagram

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    The car boasts a plush and impressive interiorCredit: Instagram

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    The £70,000 ABT upgrade nearly costs as much as the car itselfCredit: Instagram
    LAMBORGHINI ENTHUSIAST
    Through the years, as his star has risen on the European scene, Ziyech has had a penchant for Italian car brand Lamborghini.
    On social media, he happily showed off a red Aventador – with a starting price of £271,146.
    One of the fastest cars in the world, it’s capable of reaching 0-62mph in just 2.9 seconds.
    The Aventador can also hit a top speed of 217 mph.
    Ziyech’s second Lambo is the much sought after Urus – a brilliantly luxurious SUV.
    Premier League stars including Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Roberto Firmino are also proud owners of the £159,925 4×4.
    Slower than the Aventador, it can still hit a top speed of 190 mph – making it the fastest SUV on the market, as well as reach 0-62 mph in 3.6 seconds.

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    Ziyech shows off his red Lamborghini AventadorCredit: Instagram@hziyech

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    Ziyech seen behind the wheel of his Lamborghini UrusCredit: Instagram@hziyech

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    The Lamborghini Urus costs around £159,925

    GERMAN ENGINEERING
    Morocco international Ziyech is also a fan of German engineering.
    He has been seen driving a luxurious Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe, with a starting price of £43,920.
    Available in various versions, dependant on performance, Manchester United starlet Mason Greenwood was recently seen arriving at their Carrington training ground in one.
    It’s an SUV that screams class.

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    A Mercedes-Benz GLC Couple sits pride of place in Ziyech’s garageCredit: Instagram@hziyech

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    Ziyech is clearly a fan of German engineeringCredit: handout
    IT WASN’T ALWAYS GLAMOROUS
    We all have to start somewhere, and so did Hakim.
    One of his first motors was a VW Golf GTI – that would’ve set him back around £36,610.
    With a top speed of 155 mph, it’s nowhere near as fast as his Lamborghinis.

    Getting from 0-62 mph in 6.4 seconds isn’t that impressive either.
    However, the Golf is certainly one of the most dependable cars on the market and one of the most popular.
    For now, though, he’s an Audi man.

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    Ziyech, pictured with his mum, used to drive a VW Golf GTI worth £36,000Credit: Instagram@hziyech

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    The VW Golf GTI is one of the world’s most reliable motorsCredit: Volkswagen

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    Man City teen Tommy Doyle follows in the footsteps of grandads club legends Mike Doyle and Glyn Pardoe in making debut

    AS he high-fived Riyad Mahrez and ran onto the pitch, Tommy Doyle followed a family tradition.
    The 18-year-old midfielder made his Premier League debut for Manchester City in their 5-0 rout of Newcastle on Wednesday – just like his grandads did before him.

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    Tommy Doyle, 18, has followed in the footsteps of his grandads by playing for Man CityCredit: Getty Images – Getty

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    Pep Guardiola gives Tommy Doyle his instructions before he makes his debutCredit: Reuters
    ‘ONE OF THEIR OWN’
    The teen sensation showed some impressive touches during his 15-minute cameo, and looks nailed on to become an absolute superstar.
    Amidst the galaxy of superstars at the Etihad, it is easy to overlook the other side of the coin…how increasingly difficult it has got for homegrown talent to break through.
    With the sale of Leroy Sane to Bayern Munich and David Silva retiring at the end of this campaign, there will be a window of opportunity for others to impress.
    But if there is a downside, it is the lack of a locally produced presence that winds up City fans.

    Because let’s face it, as much as the supporters love seeing the best in the business, nothing gets them going like “one of our own.”
    They have had a glimpse of the future with Phil Foden, who burst onto the scene when he inspired England’s Under 17 World Cup triumph.

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    Doyle has starred for Man City at youth levelCredit: Getty – Contributor

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    Glyn Pardoe during his City daysCredit: PA:Press Association
    Yet as magnificent as young Foden is going to be, there is another City starlet bubbling just below who those in the know at the Etihad reckon could ultimately be even better.
    That youngster is Tommy. The boy whose grandparents – Mike Doyle and Glyn Pardoe – are both City legends.

    Tommy is the child of the late Mike Doyle’s son Scott and Pardoe’s daughter Charlotte, who met when they were toddlers and their dads were team-mates.
    Hence that derby-winning pedigree from earlier.
    The 2020 Doyle is just 18, but is already a regular in the City youth ranks and rated by many wise heads as the closest thing to Steven Gerrard since, well, Steven Gerrard.

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    City fans pay tribute to Mike Doyle in 2015Credit: Getty Images – Getty

    Glyn Pardoe

    Age: 71
    380 games, 22 goals for Man City 1962-1976
    Centre-forward who reinvented himself into a full back
    Broke his leg tackling George Best in 1970

    Many youth coaches insist the teenager is far and away the best midfielder of his age in the country.
    Two-footed, great balance, a great attitude, an even greater will to win…this kid has got the lot.
    He invariably sees a pass ahead of anyone else on the field, he is aggressive when needed, but equally a calming influence – in short, a leader way above his tender years.
    That’s one of the reasons he hasn’t just skippered England at his own age level, but also a year above.
    One interesting anecdote comes from when Wayne Rooney took son Kai to train at the City Football Academy, and young Tommy was sent to greet the pair.

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    Doyle pictured in his City colours during the 1977/78 seasonCredit: Getty – Contributor

    Mike Doyle

    Died 2011, aged 64
    570 games, 41 goals for Man City 1965-1978
    Defender capped five times for England
    Captained City to League Cup victory in 1976

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    Compared to Steven Gerrard, Doyle looks to have a bright futureCredit: Reuters
    As he shook hands with the then United hero, he introduced himself and said his name. Rooney replied: “I know who you are…we all do.”
    Such was the renown of Tommy even then – and that was back in 2016.
    And now he’s broken into the City senior side, the sky is the limit.

    Don’t forget the name, this young man is heading right to the top. He won’t be Glyn Pardoe’s grandson for too many years.
    Before long, it will be Pardoe who is proudly telling everybody “I’m Tommy Doyle’s granddad!” More

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