Man City are transferring news and rumors as the Blues aim to clinch the Premier League title this weekend.
Manchester City have been linked with a £30m move for Brighton and Hove Albion full-back Marc Cucurella.
The Daily Mail have reported that Pep Guardiola has identified the Spain international as a key solution to his problems on the left side of his defence.
The 24-year-old joined the Seagulls from La Liga club Getafe last summer and has been a constant figure for Graham Potter’s side as they battle for a place in the top half of the Premier League table. League.
Brighton are reportedly looking to at least double the £14.5million they paid for Cucurella, who was recently named the Club’s Player of the Year and Players’ Player of the Year.
The report also suggests that Guardiola will be looking to add a midfielder to his squad.
City striker ‘in no rush’ to decide next move
Not for the first time this season, City striker Gabriel Jesus has been linked with a move to Premier League rivals Arsenal.
The Brazil international would be keen to stay in the Premier League should he leave the Etihad Stadium this summer and the Gunners are believed to have already ‘entered into positive talks’ with the striker.
The Sun has suggested the player’s agents are unwilling to rush into a deal – but indicated that Arsenal’s hopes of landing Jesus remain alive despite their chances of getting Champions League football looming. significantly reduced by Monday night’s defeat at Newcastle.
Clubs in Germany, Spain and Italy are also said to be monitoring his situation at City.
City star refutes Real Madrid speculation
City midfielder Ilkay Gundogan has dismissed speculation he is set to join Real Madrid after he was pictured in the Spanish capital earlier this week.
It has been reported that the Germany international could leave the Etihad this summer as he enters the final 12 months of his current contract.
Some claimed Gundogan flew a private jet to Madrid to open negotiations with the La Liga champions – but Gundogan revealed his trip abroad was for a more personal reason.
The midfielder has married his girlfriend, Arfaoui, and a joint Instagram post confirmed the news.