Manchester City have stepped into the race for in-demand Florentina striker Dusan Vlahovic. Vlahovic will stand as an alternate in case they fail to lure Harry Kane to the Etihad.
Manchester City have spent all summer trying to acquire Kane’s signature. However, Tottenham Hotspur stand firm on their resolve of not parting ways with their star man.
Before the summer window draws to a close, The Citizens want to recruit a new striker. While the England captain is Pep’s number one target, City have established an fitting replacement.
Manchester City are visibly facing a hard time in their pursuit of Harry Kane. However, Surprising reports arising from Italian sources suggest that Florentina are willing to part with their ace for a significant fee.
The 21-year-old striker greatly dazzled at Fiorentina last season. The Serbian recorded a total of 21 goals in 37 Serie A appearances. His playstyle has attracted interest from clubs like Tottenham, Atletico Madrid and Arsenal.
According to latest reports, Italian reporter Sara Meini claims that Vlahovic is “ready” to leave La Viola this summer. He is known to have already made contact with Manchester City regarding a potential move.
One for the future as City eyes a move for Vlahovic
It is apparent that Kane has been a prime target for Guardiola throughout the ongoing transfer window. Though, City acquiring Vlahovic would present them with a far cheaper and far younger alternative to the Englishman.
A potential move for the Serbian international would furnish the Citizens with one of the most highly-rated youngsters in world football.
Moreover, The box is Vlahović’s best friend, picking off opponents in the area he is most familiar with. He has an anticipation of where the ball is going to be. Wasting no time, the forward glides through opponents to find the back of the net. There is a guileful resourcefulness to his game in finding goals by quick reactions.