On the Manchester City side, there will be movement. They say you don’t change the winning team, but on the federation side, things will. In the direction of arrivals, with Mateo Kovacic already signed for the England and European champions, but also with the expectation of leaving. And so Ilkay Gundogan left at the end of the contract, signing for Barcelona, while players like Kyle Walker, Emeric Laporte, Calvin Phillips or Riyad Mahrez could look for playing time in new horizons.
Bernardo Silva’s case is a bit different, as he is still a key player in the eyes of Pep Guardiola, and still has good years ahead of him. Only, he had desires elsewhere. Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain immediately. For the Catalans it is almost impossible financially, while for the Parisians there have already been discussions regarding the exchange of players in particular, as shown exclusively in our columns.
At the same time, there was the Saudi option, which didn’t necessarily seem to entice the player at first. But recently, the Spanish press has made it clear that the Portuguese will say yes … and this Sunday, in England, across Daily StarWe are revealing more information about this proposal from a Saudi club, which appears to be Al-Hilal.
Thus, he will earn 930,000 euros per week! Knowing that in City, he receives “only” 175,000. Which is more than his salary multiplied by 5 to get in Saudi Arabia. It is difficult to refuse, while Manchester City will receive about 80 million euros in compensation for the transfer. Once again, it is difficult to refuse a player who wants to leave…