THE MANCHESTER CITY DOES not THROW THE TOWEL
War to two bands for achieving the signing of Joao Félix
Published:16/06/2019 - 16:33h
Updated:16/06/2019 - 16:33h
Joao Félix could star one of the 'serials' of the summer. The Benfica does not want to traspasarle unless it was by the clause of 120 million euros, and so much Athletic like Manchester City are looking for strategies to carry it
Joao Félix has converted from does some months in one of the young players more contributed in Europe. His good performances and registers with the Benfica have cost him to go summoned with the absolute selection of Portugal to his 19 years, and in his country trust that it can suceder to Cristiano Ronaldo like big star of the combined national to half term.
For the moment, it seems complicated that it go to remain much more time in the Benfica. Although it is true that has a clause of rescission of 120 million euros, Athletic of Madrid and Manchester City are very interested in him and could pose even pay this price, although for now they are trying negotiate and look for formulas to obtain a discount.
The 'Mirror' ensures that the trainer of the Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, would be had to allow that the leading youngster luso remain yielded in the Benfica the next season, for like this obtain the 'OK' of the Benfica and a discount in the price of the signing. The English newspaper signals that the City does not need to more forwards for the next campaign, since Guardiola is happy with Agüero and Gabriel Jesus leading the attack, and with Sterling being able to play in the centre of the attack if necessary.
In the Etihad Stadium would be a big bet of future, but will be missing to see if before the Athletic of Madrid does not achieve to convince to the footballer and to the Portuguese club. To the young forward seems that it attracts him project of Diego Pablo Simeone, but the group 'colchonero' denies for the moment to pay the high clause of rescission.
It will spend the Athletic the money of Griezmann in Joao Félix?
This yes, fits to take into account that the rojiblancos will earn 120 million euros in July by the sale of Antoine Griezmann, by what if finally they did not obtain a discount in the price of Joao Félix, always could finish paying his clause of rescission. Of course, the Athletic will try to recess the price to the maximum, for like this take advantage of the remaining millions in other operations.
The only that is clear is that several big of Europe are had to tighten in the signing of Joao Félix. Although it is not descartado that continue a campaign more in the Benfica, something that would serve him for curtirse, finish to settle in the elite and turn into a better player to give the jump to a 'big' to the following year, already with 20 years.