Instead it is due to the daunting prospect of facing Barcelona at Camp Nou tonight as Manuel Pellegrini’s arrive trying to overturn a 2-0 deficit.
Howver for now Mark Ogden from The Telegraph has distracted their thoughts with reports that Inter Milan are plotting a move for Citizens striker Edin Dzeko in the summer.
The Serie A giants, who are being bankrolled by Indonesian businessman Erick Thohir, were looking at Chelsea forward Fernando Torres but he could prove to be out of their financial capabilities given his rather large wage demands.
This makes the Bosnian international a cheaper and more viable option for Inter as the former Wolfsburg man contract’s expires in the summer.
City manager Manuel Pellegrini ruled out the prospect of selling Dzeko during the January transfer window, but it is understood that the club would not stand in the Bosnian’s way should a suitable offer be made at the end of the season.
Inter are also thought to be showing interest in Manchester United striker Javier Hernández, who could leave Old Trafford this summer.
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