Manchester City are reportedly having their eyes on two strikers this summer time as they search for a long-term alternative for Sergio Aguero.
Aguero, 32, is out of contract this summer time and has not but agreed a new contract with the membership.
The striker, who has scored greater than 250 goals for City since arriving at Atletico Madrid in 2011, has hardly appeared for City this season due to injury and sickness.
City are anticipated so as to add to their entrance line no matter Aguero’s future and two names have grown up.
Calcio Mercato stories that City is watching developments in Milan relating to former Man Utd striker Romelu Lukaku.
Inter is within the midst of economic problems and promoting their star would alleviate such issues. Lukaku United left ceremonially in the summertime of 2019.
Nevertheless, he has proved highly regarded with Inter, scoring 54 goals in 78 video games. The Belgian has crushed 20 already this season in just 27 video games.
PSG are additionally searching for a new No 9 and have their eyes on Lukaku with the Italian supply claiming there’s “no lack of offers” for the former Everton man.
What’s extra The Athletic additionally claims City is within the 27-year-old player.
David Ornstein stories that Lukaku is unquestionably on City’s radar and could be a less expensive various to Lionel Messi, Kylian Mbappe, Erling Haaland or Harry Kane.
None of that quartet will likely be straightforward to come by and pricey too, whereas Lukaku could be a confirmed striker with a less expensive price ticket.
The outlet additionally means that Southampton striker Danny Ings can also be within the thoughts of Pep Guardiola. However not as an alternative choice to Lukaku, however as well.
They declare that “City’s recruitment operation was sufficiently developed to arrange for many occasions, akin to the thought of buying two new frontrunners”.
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The Way forward for Ings
The former Liverpool forward has attracted loads of interest this season with Tottenham, Everton and Leicester all linked to the player.
Spurs requested about Ings in September, in line with The Solar, however they have been anticipated. Nevertheless, Jose Mourinho revived his interest last month though a deal by no means got here to gentle.
It’s understood that Ings is eager to prove himself on the Champions League level. He has not but written a new deal on the table with Saints.
The Telegraph stories that Southampton has offered the player a new “historic” four-year deal.
When requested last month whether or not Ings would sign a new contract, Ralph Hasenhuttl replied: “Sure.
“If he needs Champions League football, he has to score 10-15 extra goals for us and we will go there. It isn’t unimaginable, I do not assume. ”
Ings will solely have 12 months on his deal on the south coast this summer time. And now City has thrown their title within the hat for the 28-year-old