Kelechi Iheanacho could play alongside Dani Alves next season as Manchester City edges closer to a deal for the Juventus defender.
Kelechi Iheanacho could have Juventus defender Dani Alves as teammate next season as Manchester City are closing in on the right back.
Pep Guardiola is on the lookout for full backs and following Alves’ impressive season with Juventus last term, he has caught the eyes of his former boss who is now looking at having a reunion with the Brazilian, according to Goal.
Dani Alves could join Manchester City from Juventus this summer.
The Premier League club are also working on deals for first-choice targets Benjamin Mendy, the Monaco left-back, and Kyle Walker, the Tottenham right-back.Read also: Ozil reveals big secret about Arsenal teammate Cech
Senior City sources remain confident of signing their top two targets but Alves could now become the club's third signing of the summer, following in the footsteps of Bernardo Silva and Ederson, as talks with Juventus have advanced significantly in the last 48 hours.
City's director of football, Txiki Begiristain, had hoped to conclude deals for Mendy and Walker before signing the Blues' other options, Alves and Southampton left-back Ryan Bertrand.