OFFICIAL: Liam Delap confirms his move to Manchester City! L. Delap: "Buzzing to have signed for @ManCity, thanks to everyone for the 10 years I spent at @dcfcofficial. Can't wait for the new season."
Everton Soares: "At this moment I have an offer. But I can’t say the name of the club. Just like I can’t promise that on Thursday I’ll still be playing for Gremio, we’ll see."
Tottenham has been in contact with Dani Alves, there is also interest from Arsenal and Man City. Alves' goal is to continue playing in Europe for now. [via @diarioas]
Velez director Miguel Calello: "We want Thiago Almada to stay in Velez this year. If Manchester City wants to come and pick him up, they’ll have to sit down with the Velez leaders to sort things out. They have already robbed a player from the club." [via @Record_Portugal]
While there are other proposals from Europe, Nicolas Otamendi has the fixed idea of returning to Valencia. The future of the defender is uncertain for now, but he already knows where he wants to be and that in the long run he will leave City. [via @DiarioOle]
Leroy Sane is at the centre of a multi-million pound bidding war — between three boot suppliers. - Nike - Adidas - Puma [via @SunSport]
Both Besiktas and Fenerbache want to add Eliaquim Mangala to their squad. The Frenchman was left off City's preseason squad. [via @sporx]
Manchester City staff have been grounded as their flight to the pre-season tour of China was refused airspace. [via @SunSport] City's flight to Asia was cancelled tonight after an administrative error by Thomas Cook meant the plane couldn't enter Chinese air space. City are now due to fly tomorrow. [via @Jack_Gaughan]