City striker Jo joins Internacional

LONDON: Manchester City’s Brazilian striker Jo has joined Internacional, the Premier League club said on Wednesday.The centre forward, who moved to City for 18 million pounds ($29 million) from CSKA Moscow in 2008, returns to Brazil having failed to make an impact at Eastlands.“Jo has left Manchester City for Brazilian club Internacional,” City said in a statement on their website ( scored six goals in 41 appearances during his three years at the club that included loan spells at Premier League Everton and Turkish side Galatasaray.Jo’s move to Internacional comes a day after another Brazilian side Corinthians pulled out of a deal to sign City striker Carlos Tevez.The Argentina forward had been expected to complete a move after City manager Roberto Mancini said on Monday that a deal had been struck between the two clubs.Corinthians said they had run out of time to sign Tevez before the transfer window closes at 2100 GMT on Wednesday. – Khaleejnews