According to German newspapers Bild, Pep Guardiola managed to sign arguably his most wanted transfer target, and the transfer fee will be £47m.
Although Schalke has yet to officially respond to the transfer bid, sources say it’s an offer that can’t and won’t be refused as Leroy Sané was promised he could leave in this transfer window when he signed a contract renewal last year.
Manchester City were instructed by Pep Guardiola to try to sign the player last winter, but the £32m bid wasn’t enough and Schalke didn’t want to sell.
The super-talented 20-year-old German offensive player will sign a four-year deal with City, and will add to the competition on the wings, where City have players such as Kevin De Bruyne, Raheem Sterling and Jesus Navas. Guardiola also signed Nolito, and the arrival of Sané, a right winger, probably means Jesus Navas will leave the club.
The young winger already has 4 caps for the German national team. Here are some of his skills: