Tony Cascarino believes Lautaro Martinez is the inheritor to Sergio Aguero’s throne at Manchester City.
Martinez, 23, has dazzled below Antonio Conte at Inter Milan this season, netting 23 targets in 49 appearances in an excellent breakthrough marketing campaign on the San Siro.
Studies declare Man City are set to rival Barcelona for the £81m-rated ahead, who was on the shedding facet as Sevilla beat Inter within the Europa League remaining final evening.
The Argentine has been touted because the inheritor to his compatriot Aguero, who has made his identify as one of many world’s best strikers during the last decade.
And talkSPORT co-host Casc believes City ought to swoop in to signal the striker, insisting he’s a greater goal-scorer than Gabriel Jesus.
“Whether or not he’s pretty much as good a predator as Aguero – I doubt it,” he stated when discussing the Inter ahead.
“In the event you’re going to Man City you’re going to be filling huge boots.
“Gabriel Jesus does a really strong job and he has a fantastic work charge, in addition to chipping in with targets. However I simply don’t assume his numbers are adequate for Man City.
“I feel Martinez is extra prone to get targets – I see a bit extra of a goal-scorer there.”
City had been crushed 3-1 within the Champions League quarter-finals by Lyon final week, with Guardiola’s ways coming below hearth.
Cascarino additionally admitted he isn’t stunned that the Spaniard is being questioned for his ways for the conflict.
“The issue that Pep has acquired is that he alters his beliefs for the Champions League,” he added.
“They’ve been concerned in some ridiculous situations within the Champions League.
“I’ve been stunned that Pep’s teaching hasn’t been pretty much as good as his administration. He’s managed nice gamers and he is aware of what he needs from his nice gamers, however the teaching facet of it has been poor within the Champions League.”
“This was the right time for a workforce of City’s high quality to go and win it.”