According to BBC
“Yes (I was tempted) but for me it’s the past and not important now. I don’t think about that now. (The new contract) is something I wanted. It will be done when I come back (from international duty),” said Bony.
“This contract is obviously a symbol of how much he enjoys being here. It’s a symbol of how committed he is to the club. It’s a very big thing for him, the club and also his team-mates. It is nice to see such a good player and a big character in the changing room commit to the club and the team and it will be a big boost for everyone,” said Swansea manager Garry Monk.
The Ivorian international signed for the Swans at the start of last season, joining for around £16M from then-Eredivisie outfit Vitesse. He enjoyed a fantastic debut season with City, scoring 25 goals in all competitions, and was linked with the likes of Arsenal, Tottenham and Liverpool as a result.
But he now looks happy in Wales, and has so far helped them to 5th place in the league after 11 games.
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