Man City have reportedly slapped a £30million price ticket on defender Eric Garcia, who desires to depart the membership.
The 19-year-old solely made his Premier League debut final September however has already impressed in a City shirt.
He established himself as a first-team common in direction of the tip of the marketing campaign alongside Aymeric Laporte.
Supervisor Pep Guardiola revealed that Garcia had turned down the provide of a brand new contract.
The Spaniard has been closely linked with a return to boyhood membership Barcelona, whom he left to affix City in 2017.
Guardiola stated: “He introduced (to) us that he doesn’t need to prolong his contract with Manchester City. He has another yr and, after that, he doesn’t need to prolong.
“We wished it however he doesn’t, so I think about he desires to play in one other place.”
The BBC report that City need £30million for the defender and are ready to maintain him regardless of him coming into the ultimate yr of his contract.
The Manchester membership view the worth tag as reasonable regardless of his lack of first-team expertise.
City have already made strikes this summer time to strengthen their defence with Nathan Ake becoming a member of from Bournemouth for £41million.