Manchester City defender Ryan McGivern is joining Bristol City after his loan at Crystal Palace came to an end.

Eagles boss Dougie Freedman wanted to keep the 21-year-old Northern Ireland full-back after an impressive month-long spell at Selhurst Park.

But Ashton Gate boss Keith Millen has instead landed McGivern on a season-long deal, subject to a medical and Football League clearance.

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