Manchester Metropolis have reportedly instructed scouts to observe RB Salzburg striker Patson Daka as a possible substitute for Sergio Aguero.
Aguero’s contract is ready to run out on the finish of the season, with any extension but to be agreed, and Metropolis may face the prospect of needing one other senior striker to switch their all-time file goalscorer this summer time.
The likes of Erling Haaland and Kylian Mbappe have been linked as long-term replacements for Aguero, however now it is reported that Haaland’s substitute at RB Salzburg, Daka, can be fascinating Metropolis.
90min say Metropolis have been alerted to the type of 22-year-old Daka, who scored 27 objectives in all competitions final season, taking up the accountability after Haaland departed for Borussia Dortmund in January. This season, Daka has already scored 12 objectives in 11 appearances.
The report provides round 20 different golf equipment in Europe are monitoring Daka, however Metropolis are eager to signal a minimum of one striker subsequent summer time, no matter whether or not Aguero extends his contract.
In the meantime, Barcelona supervisor Ronald Koeman is ready to return to signal Eric Garcia in January, slightly than wait till the top of the season to signal him on a free.
That’s in line with Sport, who say Koeman is ‘greater than possible’ to inform Barcelona he desires Garcia and Lyon’s Memphis Depay to reach in January, after lacking out on the pair this summer time.
Nonetheless, the report provides that Barcelona’s off-field troubles might forestall them from coming into the switch market in January. After president Josep Maria Bartomeu resigned this week, elections will now be held to nominate a brand new board, and the report suggests that would imply no switch enterprise is performed till that course of is accomplished