Metropolis push for Barcelona star – report
Manchester Metropolis have made Barcelona conscious of their curiosity in signing midfielder and utility full-back Sergi Roberto, in keeping with Catalan newspaper Sport.
Guardiola gave Roberto his debut on the Nou Camp and is a fan of the Spain worldwide, however it’s claimed that Roberto could be reluctant to depart the Barca even when the membership have been prepared to take heed to affords for him.
Shirt numbers Torres might put on
Valencia winger Ferran Torres is about to turn into considered one of Metropolis’s first signings of the summer time in a deal price an preliminary £21 million.
The Spain Underneath-21 worldwide will be unable to take the quantity 20 shirt – his present quantity on the Mestalla – at Metropolis although as it’s already occupied by Bernardo Silva.
As outlined by the MEN, 15, 18, 19 and 21 are among the many most outstanding accessible numbers.
The 21 shirt is worn by outgoing Metropolis legend David Silva, who was additionally signed from Valencia, whereas 15 was synonymous with one other right-winger from Spain: Jesus Navas.
The quantity 19 shirt was occupied by Leroy Sane previous to his transfer to Bayern Munich earlier this summer time.
Opinion: Garcia ought to wait a yr on his future
Manchester Metropolis defender Eric Garcia has an enormous choice to make on his future this summer time.
Barcelona are eager to carry re-sign the younger defender, three years after he left their La Masia youth system to hitch Metropolis.
Nonetheless, our Metropolis reporter Simon Bajkowski says the Spanish defender’s most suitable choice now’s to stay at Metropolis subsequent season after which decide a yr from now.
With the way forward for Pep Guardiola past subsequent summer time showing unclear and with an equal lack of readability on the Camp Nou, it’s the path that makes essentially the most sense.