According to Goal journalist Bruno Andrade Douglas Luiz was one step away from being loaned to Benfica after more than a week of negotiations, but the deal collapsed because Manchester City did not want to include an option to buy.
According to Ajansspor Turkish club Fenerbahce have reached an agreement in principle to sign Douglas Luiz on loan from Manchester City. Brazilian midfielder spend last year on loan for Girona.
According to SPORT Chilean goalkeeper Claudio Bravo underwent surgery on his achilles at the Quirón Clinic in Barcelona last Thursday with Dr Ramon Cugat in charge of the procedure. The goalkeeper will have a long recovery period.
According to Herald Scotland Celtic is interested in signing Brazilian midfielder Douglas Luiz. Last year he played on loan for Girona. Celtic last two years loaned another Man City player Patrick Roberts.
Manchester City goalkeeper Aro Muric has decided to represent Kosovo on international level. Earlier he played for Montenegro under-21 side.
According to Sky Sports News club will not take action against Argentinian forward after a video of him smoking shisha emerged.
According to Estadio Deportivo Ukrainian midfielder Oleksandr Zinchenko has appealed to Manchester City to let him go to Real Betis to continue his development at a club that will trust and play him. Man City want permanent sale of around 15 million pounds for player. Earlier he refused to go to Wolverhampton for similar fee..
Pep Guardiola after match said ''It's not my business. The Premier League will decide. When they decide, VAR will be here." Premier league on of a top leagues that doesn't have Var''. Last season Man City supported implementation of Var but others clubs including Man Utd, Chelsea were against it.
In post match interview Man City coach said ''We missed simple passes. When you miss simple passes it's impossible. We created enough chances against a team with 10 behind [the ball]. It's a good point.We will improve. Defensively we were not solid like we normally are. Every game we learn for the next one."