Manchester Town attract up five-gentleman left back shortlist with Atletico Madrid defender Renan Lodi heading up Pep Guardiola’s options… as opportunity offer follows the imminent £11m arrival of Sergio Gomez at the Etihad
Manchester City have drawn up a five-person left back again shortlist this summerCity are looking to substitute Oleksandr Zinchenko right after Arsenal shift very last monthAtletico Madrid defender Renan Lodi heads up the Citizens’ 5-gentleman shortlistPep Guardiola’s aspect are also established to total a move for defender Sergio Gomez
Manchester City are interested in signing Atletico Madrid defender Renan Lodi as they attempt to fix their left back concerns.
Pep Guardiola’s facet are set to indicator Anderlecht defender Sergio Gomez in a deal worth £11million, which could rise to £16.9m.
On the other hand, the 21-calendar year-aged could be loaned out from the Etihad this year if City sign another whole-again to compete with Joao Cancelo routinely.
Atletico Madrid defender Renan Lodi features on Manchester City’s remaining back shortlist
The reigning Premier League champions are in the market place for a left again pursuing the departure of Oleksandr Zinchenko to Arsenal.
Guardiola’s facet were being the frontrunners to signal Marc Cucurella from Brighton but ended up priced out by Brighton’s calls for, with the remaining back again ultimately signing up for Chelsea in a offer well worth up to £62million.
Town have now turned their awareness to option targets and Atletico defender Lodi is aspect of a 5-guy shortlist, also featuring Raphael Guerreiro, Borna Sosa, Rayan Ait-Nouri and Alex Grimaldo.
Borussia Dortmund still left again Raphael Guerreiro has just one particular yr remaining on his offer
Rayan Ait-Nouri (remaining) showcased in Wolves’ Leading League opening working day defeat to Leeds
Lodi has been a mainstay in Diego Simeone’s defence considering the fact that joining from Athletico Paranaense in 2019 and was element of the side that lifted the LaLiga title in 2020-21.
Serie A facet Juventus did enquire about signing the 24-yr-old in July but were being educated that the still left again was not for sale.
The defender has three years remaining on his offer and Atletico would be entitled to desire a sizeable payment if City are to very seriously go after a shift for Lodi.
Spaniard Alex Grimaldo has been joined with a range of sides on the continent this summer time
Stuttgart still left back again Borna Sosa has caught the awareness with his superb performances at VFB
Also on the shortlist is Borussia Dortmund defender Guerreiro.
The Portugal global has just a person-yr still left on his agreement with Dortmund and would give rigid competitiveness for international team-mate Cancelo.
Town are also intrigued in Stuttgart’s Sosa. The 24-calendar year-old has caught the eye of a variety of golf equipment on the continent following 4 prosperous seasons with the German outfit.
Finally, Ait-Nouri and Grimaldo also attribute on the Citizens’ still left-back shortlist in advance of the window closing in just underneath 3 weeks.