The Manchester City supporting punters here in the Transfer Tavern have been an excitable bunch of late following the announcement of Pep Guardiola’s arrival in the summer.
The Bayern Munich boss will replace Manuel Pellegrini in the summer as City look to finally end their wait to secure the Champions League title.
It might not be all sweetness and light for City however, and our landlord has spotted an article in the Daily Mail that claims the club’s youngsters are stalling on new contracts as they see a path to the first-team fold highly restricted.
The ex-Barcelona manager is set to go after Paul Pogba from Juventus and Luis Suarez from his former club Barca, and several talented youngsters may move on from the Citizens.
One City fan is playing pool in the Tavern and he is less than impressed, stating that he thinks it is vital that City try and blend youngsters into the side rather than rely heavily on big money, stellar signings!
Our landlord has to agree with the City fan, and feels that Manchester City are a club that need to retain their youngsters, as they could become stars of the future!
City fans… What do you make of this news? Let us know your thoughts and opinions in the comments below!