Man City are now looking at the possibility of signing Benfica Ruben Dias which will include Otamendi heading the other way plus cash, MySportDab reports.
Pep Guardiola is hoping a deal could be struck in the coming days which will see them sign Dias.
Negotiations are currently going on with Benfica yet to accept Man City offer which has been presented.
The Portuguese club is not ready to let go of their most prized asset but they are open to talks.
Man City are ready to meet with their prize which will also include Nicolas Otamendi and cash.
Negotiations on between Man City and Benfica for Rubén Dias [involving Otamendi]. #MCFC bid has not been accepted yet but City board are pushing.
No bid from #THFC atm – focused on Skriniar.
J. Jesus: “I hope to keep Rubén but we’re open to talk if we’ll receive an important bid”
— Fabrizio Romano (@FabrizioRomano) September 25, 2020
City are looking to strengthen their team with several players on their shortlist which onlyde Koulibaly.
It is still unknown if the Premier League side will meet up with Napoli £80 million price placed on the Senegalese.
Although Man City already welcomed the signing of Nathan Ake from Bournemouth which cost them £41 million.
And Ferran Torres who joined from Valencia in a deal which cost Manchester City £23 million fee.
Ruben Dias might be the next man as they are eager to complete the move for the prolific player.
We wait to see how the deal goes with Man City ready to go all in as their board have approved the move.
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