Citizens in the battle to sign 19-year-old Red Devils long-term target
Man City in the battle to sign Benfica starlet Joao Felix and ready to compete with Man United, Juventus, Chelsea, Liverpool and Real Madrid for the footballer. Pep Guardiola wants to improve the attack, and his primary target is Portugal international who has an impressive campaign and paid attention.
Sergio Aguero already up to 30, Raheem Sterling linked with several clubs, Riyad Mahrez is in terrible form, and they need back-up. Spanish manager will do everything to add him in this summer, but it will be difficult as Red Devils, Bianconeri, Blues, Reds and Los Blancos also planning to make a bid during the transfer window.
Joao is a product of the Portuguese club youth academy and spent his current career with them. He is one of the best attackers in Liga NOS and a key figure for the club. In this season, Felix already played 38 matches, scored 16 goals and made nine assists in all competition.
It is an excellent result, and he can improve his consequences with high-class partners. Portuguese footballer has contracted with the Eagles until 2023, and his release clause is nearly €100m. He also named in the national team squad for the March international break which is already a significant achievement for the attacker.
Citizens have a fantastic result 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.