Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola apparently prepares to develop his summer squad overhaul around Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly, who is likewise desired by Man United.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has actually apparently detailed strategies to centre a summer rebuild of his squad around Napoli centre-back Kalidou Koulibaly
A new main defender is comprehended to be City’s leading target for the upcoming window after having a hard time because area of the field this season, with Aymeric Laporte and John Stones both missing out on considerable pieces of the campaign through injury and Fernandinho regularly needing to complete.
Guardiola is on the look-out for a long-lasting replacement for Vincent Kompany, who left last summer, and The Telegraph reports that he has actually recognized Koulibaly as his primary option.
The 29- year-old Senegal international has actually been consistently linked with a move to the Premier League in current windows, with Manchester United, Liverpool and Chelsea amongst the clubs believed to be monitoring his situation.
Man City are keen to take a march on their competitors, however, and have actually accelerated their prepare for a summer rebuild after effectively appealing against their two-year European restriction.
The former champions might apparently generate as numerous as 5 players as part of the overhaul, however a new centre-back, left-back and replacement winger for Leroy Sane are believed to be Guardiola’s concerns.