West Ham were interested in Nicolas Otamendi, but the price for the centre-half was steep and they would've had to shift defenders in order to land him. [via@ExWHUemployee ]
Talks between Manchester City and Juventus over Joao Cancelo have ‘run aground’. A ‘new contact’ between super agent Jorge Mendes and City wasn’t able to bring new developments. [@Gazzetta_it via @Sport_Witness]
Joshua Kimmich on Leroy Sane: "If Leroy wanted to, he probably would already be here." [via @SkySportDE]
Puma have reported rising sales and profits in the second quarter after a strong start to a sponsoring deal with Manchester City. This was, in part, because of a best-ever first-day performance for football kit with the new Man City strip. [via @FRANCE24 ]
Thiago Alcantara on Pep Guardiola: "I always make the comparison that the coach works like the players. When you put a player in a great team, he gets better and he makes all team-mates better as well. He got more magical, more experienced, more tactical, more everything."
Tosin Adarabioyo completed a medical at Blackburn Rovers today ahead of joining on a season-long loan from Manchester City. [@SkySportsNews]
Manchester have assured Real Sociedad that they will not go for Mikel Oyarzabal because they won't be selling Leroy Sane to Bayern Munich and won't negotiate under any circumstances. Pep Guardiola has informed the player that they will not let him go. [via @diarioas] To encourage Leroy Sane to stay at City, Puma will offer... Continue Reading →