Pep Guardiola’s arrival at the Etihad was more perhaps more understated than old foe Jose Mourinho’s at Manchester United, though the punters in the Transfer Tavern have been watching the rumour mill hit overdrive none the less.
Such is the monumental nature of the rebuild at the Etihad Stadium ahead of him, the Spaniard has been linked with a number of top stars around the continent.
Despite Joe Hart’s status as undisputed Number 1 for the club, the England’s international performance at EURO 2016 for the Three Lions has cast doubt on his long-term future between the sticks under the former Barcelona and Bayern Munich coach.
While the La Liga giants are in no rush to sell the 33-year old, they are reportedly willing to as they realise they cannot keep both the Chilean and Marc-Andre Ter Stegen happy.
Does Joe Hart have a Man City future?