The 22-year-old, who can be being tracked by Barcelona and Bayern Munich, has a £61million launch clause
Manchester City might have to promote Gabriel Jesus to land Atletico Madrid’s £61million-rated star Rodrigo, based on experiences.
Metropolis have emerged because the favourites to signal the 22-year-old holding midfielder, however Atletico are eager on Jesus as a alternative for the departing Antoine Griezmann.
It might imply the La Liga giants demand the Brazilian striker comes as a part of any deal for his or her proficient Spaniard.
Rodrigo has made 48 appearances in his debut season on the Wanda Metropolitano Stadium and has been in comparison with Barcelona midfield maestro Sergio Busquets.
Guardiola is eager to signal one other holding midfielder to compete with Fernandinho, who missed the ultimate 4 video games of the season with a knee damage.
With Griezmann set to join Barcelona in a £104million deal, Atletico may have funds to spend and The Sun declare they’ve recognized Jesus as an excellent alternative.
Regardless of enjoying second fiddle to Sergio Aguero within the Premier League and Champions League, Jesus netted 21 targets within the 2018/19 season.
Most of his enjoying time got here in home cup competitions and he began and scored in Manchester City’s 6-0 thrashing of Watford in Saturday’s FA Cup last to win a historic treble.
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Jesus, a £27million signing from Palmeiras, has netted 45 targets in 100 appearances since making his Metropolis debut in January 2017.
In the meantime, Benfica are reportedly considering of just about doubling Joao Felix’s £100million launch clause as curiosity within the wonderkid will increase.
Metropolis, Barcelona and Actual Madrid have been linked with a transfer for the 19-year-old, who scored 15 league targets to assist Benfica win a 37th Primeira Liga title after ending two factors forward of Porto.
Felix, an attacking midfielder, turned the youngest participant to attain a hat-trick within the Europa League in a 4-2 win over Frankfurt final month.