The player who surprised Guardiola will be sold by Manchester City if a bid exceeding £26 million is made

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Joao Cancelo’s price has now been disclosed by Manchester City. As Barcelona considers whether to extend the Portugal international’s loan agreement. What’s new regarding Manchester City and Joao Cancelo, then? Now let’s examine…

latest news about Joao Cancelo

The 29-year-old is having a great time at Barcelona while on loan.

After a falling out with Pep Guardiola at the Etihad Stadium, Cancelo made 21 appearances for the Spanish powerhouse, contributing two assists and three goals.

For those of you who don’t know, the Portuguese defender is reported to have shocked the Spaniard by acting inappropriately when he was benched. According to details provided by the Guardian. After becoming enraged with the defender from Barreiro, Guardiola acknowledged he didn’t care where Cancelo ended up. He even stated he would have approved a transfer to Manchester United.

Before spending this season at Barcelona, where Cancelo may stay if Xavi’s team makes a bid of more than €30 million (£26 million). A loan to Bayern Munich followed in the second half of the 2022–2023 season.

According to the SPORT story, Barcelona won’t be able to spend this much.

Nevertheless, the Spanish news source notes that Barcelona is willing to make a big move for Cancelo because he has shown to be a good fit for the team’s ongoing right-back situation.

Perfect circumstances for Manchester City

This is actually a very fortunate circumstance for Manchester City.

Barcelona appears prepared to pay Cancelo s asking price, and Txiki Begiristain does not even need to look for a replacement because Rico Lewis, a versatile midfielder, has emerged.

Cancelo’s performances have been so great that, even if Barcelona is unable to come up with the money. A top European team would undoubtedly jump at the chance to sign him for about £26 million. Which is a steal in this day and age.

Anything can happen in 2024, so be sure to keep a watch on this situation.

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