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Declan Rice wanted by both Manchester clubs

Declan Rice is wanted by both Manchester clubs, City and United, with his manager Manual Pellegrini admitting that there are doubts about his future at West Ham. That is after the Chilean said that “he doesn’t know” if Rice will still be at the club next season. The 20-year old defensive midfielder has had a break-out season with the Hammers ...

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Arsenal and City competing for French right-back

Arsenal are set to compete with Manchester City to sign Strasbourg right-back Kenny Lala. The Gunners are in the market to sign a right-back after Hector Bellerin suffered a season ending injury in the FA Cup defeat to Manchester United. Stephan Lichtsteiner is now deemed too old to play in the Premier League, whilst Carl Jenkinson is enthusiastic but not ...

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Otamendi to leave City

Central defender Nicolás Otamendi will leave Manchester City at the end of the season, with Wolves and West Ham amongst the club’s likely to be interested in signing the 31-year old. That is according to The Daily Star who report that the Argentinian is looking for more regular first-team football, having found himself pushed down the pecking order at City ...

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Mahrez threatening to quit City

For his part, his manager Pep Guardiola is openly apologetic about Mahrez’s limited playing time, but cites the form of the players ahead of him in the queue at the moment who are undroppable. Riyad Mahrez, Manchester City’s record signing, is threatening to quit the club over his lack of first-team opportunities. The 28-year old Algerian international was signed from ...

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City ready to break transfer record

Manchester City are ready to break their transfer record to sign Spanish midfielder Rodri from Atlético Madrid. That is according to The Daily Telegraph, who report that City will have to pay Atlético Rodri’s release clause of €70 million (£60.6 million) to acquire the player, eclipsing the £60 million they paid Leicester City for Riyad Mahrez last summer. City have ...

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Spanish giants set to join race for Chilwell

Leicester City full-back Ben Chilwell finds himself a man in demand. The 22-year old left back has already been linked with a summer move to Manchester City, but now comes news that both Atlético Madrid and Barcelona are monitoring his situation as well. Both sides were impressed with his performance in England’s 3 – 2 away win to Spain in ...

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Foden to stay at City

Phil Foden will be staying at Manchester City. There have been suggestions that the 18 year old midfielder could be set for a move to the Bundesliga, either on a permanent deal or on loan, but City are set to rebuff any approaches for him. Pep Guardiola has been criticised in some quarters for not giving Foden more first-team opportunities, ...

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Liverpool v Manchester City – the race to the title

As the players head off to the international break, and the destination of the league title already determined in many European leagues – Italy, Spain and France, for example – it is all still to be decided in England, where it is a head-to-heard race between Liverpool and Manchester City. Liverpool lead the table by two points, but, having played ...

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Manchester City closing in on Atlético midfielder

Manchester City are reported to be close to agreeing a deal for Atlético Madrid midfielder Saul Niguez. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that Niguez has been identified as the long-term replacement for Fernandinho, who is now 33 years old. City’s original choice was Ajax star Frenkie de Jong, but the Dutch international chose Barcelona instead, forcing ...

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Guardiola denies Juventus links

Pep Guardiola has flatly denied claims that he is set to join Juventus in the summer. Reports in Italy have emerged suggesting that the 48-year old Spaniard is being touted as the next manager of the Serie A champions, with current incumbent Massimiliano Allegri putting talks about a new contract on hold until the end of the season. Separate reports ...

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