City will make record bid

Manchester City are 'ready' to offer €100m for centre-back Milan Skriniar; the Slovak has yet to sign a contract extension with Inter Milan but City will face competition from Real Madrid who see him as a perfect replacement for the departing Raphaël Varane. [via @English_AS]

Martin Keown on Raheem Sterling

Martin Keown on Raheem Sterling: "The biggest transformation in Sterling's game is his movement off the ball. All but one of his Premier League goals this season has been scored inside the box and he has become brilliant at sniffing out those dangerous positions..." Martin Keown: "He is most deadly for City without the ball,... Continue Reading →

Stuart Pearce on Sterling

Stuart Pearce on Raheem Sterling: "I think he’s won a lot of people over with his football. I really do. The one thing that impresses me about him is that when he plays under pressure and if he’s not doing particularly well, he doesn’t shirk. He doesn’t go and hide..." Stuart Pearce: "That’s why he... Continue Reading →

Harry Kane on Sterling mentality

Harry Kane on Raheem Sterling: "He is incredible. He is a great a player and so humble as well. He just wants to work hard and get better... It’s great to have him in this form, it’s great to play with him and hopefully he can do it again on Monday."

Gareth Southgate on Sterling

Gareth Southgate on Raheem Sterling: "I’ve put him into the leadership group that we have. I think he’s showing those signs, I think he’s a role model for the younger players. He’s really focused on his training... I think he’s enjoyed that extra responsibility as well."

West Ham midfielder on De Bruyne

West Ham midfielder Louie Watson: "I like to score and create goals; that’s what I’m about. One of the players I look up to is Kevin De Bruyne. He’s the type of footballer I base my game around and he’s the best at what he can do."

Ian Wright on Raheem Sterling

Ian Wright on Raheem Sterling: "Raheem's been doing fantastically for Manchester City, he's brought that form into his England play as well, and it's fantastic to see. And of course the fans are going to get behind him because they know what he's been through recently."

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