Man City fans rediscover footage of Jadon Sancho snubbing Phil Foden to leave team-mate stunned

JADON SANCHO and Phil Foden have history.


When playing as teenagers for Manchester City, Sancho refused to shake hands with Foden as he was substituted – leaving a shocked Foden staring back at him in bewilderment.

Foden holds out his hand as Sancho trudges off

Foden was perplexed at Sancho's decision

But the clearly frustrated Sancho ignores him

Foden turns around in surprise

As an irritated Sancho slumps down on the bench

As an irritated Sancho slumps down on the bench

A video posted to Twitter shows a young Sancho being replaced in a UEFA Youth League game against Atletico Madrid – with Foden coming on as a substitute.

Man City prospect Phil Foden defended for not following Jadon Sancho's path  - Manchester Evening News

But instead of giving his team-mate the obligatory handshake, he snubbed his fellow Man City academy member.

Foden looked stunned by the incident.

Since then, both have 2 different paths

The pair together on international duty in the summer

Foden and Sancho are now good friends off the pitch – often pictured smiling and joking together while on England duty.

They chose entirely different career paths but are both already well established Three Lions internationals at just 21-years-old.

While Sancho’s future is currently unclear at Man Utd, now Foden’s arguably the first name on Pep Guardiola’s team sheet.

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