Napoli midfielder Jorginho is understood to be one of Pep Guardiola's targets for the summer, with the Spaniard keen on reinforcing his midfield ahead of next season.
The newly-minted Premier League champions, who were reportedly after Shakhtar Donetsk's Fred in January have now switched focus to bringing the Italy international to the Etihad instead.
The 26-year-old is having a splendid season at Napoli and is attracting major interest, with Manchester United and Liverpool also said to be interested. However, the player's agent Joao Santos has given an interview to
In 2013-14, Napoli signed Raúl Albiol, Jorginho, José Callejón, Dries Mertens, Faouzi Ghoulam & Pepe Reina for a combined total of just £40m.— bet365 (@bet365) April 23, 2018
Between them, they've made 1,113 appearances for the club, scoring 174 goals.
The manager that signed them? Rafael Benítez. pic.twitter.com/mv2alj3tbr