Citizens in the battle to sign 19-year-old Blues transfer target
Citizens keen on signing Benfica attacker Joao Felix and ready to compete with Chelsea, Liverpool, Juventus, Man United and Real Madrid for the footballer. Pep Guardiola wants to strengthen the front-line, and his primary target is Portugal international who has a fantastic season and paid attention.
David Silva already up to 33, Kevin de Bruyne has many injuries, and they need back-up. Spanish manager will do everything to add him this July, but it will be difficult as Blues, Reds, Bianconeri, Red Devils and Los Blancos also preparing to make an offer during the transfer window.
The 19-year-old attacker spent his years of youth with the Eagles and amazed everyone with his abilities. He has a vast potential and can achieve big success if he continuous improvement. In this campaign, Portuguese starlet already played 41 matches, scored 18 goals and made 11 assists in all tournament.
It is an impressive consequence, and he can do much more with high-class teammates. Felix has contracted with the Portuguese club until 2023, and his release clause is around €100m. His price could increase and become much more during this season.
Joao also named in the national team squad for the international break which is already a significant achievement for the footballer. Man City have an excellent consequence in the Premier League as they are leading the table and have a big chance to win the competition one more time. English club kicked out from the Champions League, but they also have to play FA Cup final against Watford.