Manchester City supporters have been slightly quieter in the Transfer Tavern in the last few days after seeing their side draw 1-1 at Burnley on Saturday, thus seeing their lead at the top of the Premier League cut to 13 points.
Pep Guardiola’s men went into their clash with the Clarets off the back of beating West Brom 3-0 in their previous outing, a result which moved them 15 points clear of neighbours Manchester United. And the Citizens had the chance to extend their lead to 18 points in the early kick-off on Saturday, but they had to settle for a share of the spoils as a Johann Berg Gudmundsson strike eight minutes from time preserved a point for Sean Dyche’s side after Danilo’s excellent first half effort gave City the lead.
Subsequently, there has been a lot less noise from Citizens fans in the Tavern in recent times, although Guardiola’s side remain heavy favourites to secure the Premier League title come the end of the season.
In the meantime though, there has been plenty for our resident City supporters to get their teeth into, not least recent reports linking them with a summer move for Real Madrid midfielder Isco.
The 25-year-old has struggled for regular first team football under Zinedine Zidane in the last few weeks, starting just 14 of their 21 La Liga matches so far this term – this all despite their hugely underwhelming campaign in the Spanish top-flight to the point that Champions League qualification is far from a given.
And reports suggest that teammate Cristiano Ronaldo reckons that the Spain international could make the move to City in the summer, and were Isco to indeed link up with Guardiola at the Etihad Stadium, here are TWO other stars who could join him…