MANCHESTER CITY might lose Phil Foden for a paltry £175,000 with Juventus lining up a sensational bid.
is out of contract on the finish of subsequent season, and if a brand new deal shouldn’t be agreed he might go away for growth prices.
This can equate to round half of Alexis Sanchez’s weekly wage at rivals Manchester United.
The Mirror experiences that Juventus are able to pounce “if contract talks aren’t concluded”.
It’ll solely serve to extend strain on Etihad chiefs on two fronts.
The primary will clearly be to tie the England Beneath-21 worldwide all the way down to a long-term deal.
However the different, and maybe simply as necessary, will likely be set to set out a real path to first-team soccer.
There have been calls, not least from England followers, for Foden to be given the possibility to shine at Metropolis this season.
However boss Pep Guardiola has resisted the urge to throw the 18-year-old in, as his raft of world class midfielders hold doing the enterprise.
If Foden does certainly select to pursue a profession away from the Etihad, it is going to come as a hammer blow after the membership misplaced out on Jadon Sancho.
The 18-year-old is at the moment starring for Borussia Dortmund within the Bundesliga, and on the weekend scored each targets in a 2-2 draw with Hertha.
They have been his third and fourth targets of what’s already turning right into a dream breakthrough season.
He has already change into the second-youngest English scorer in Champions League historical past after scoring for the Germans towards Atletico Madrid.