According to the English dailies The Sun, Manchester City is ready to pay FC Barcelona 115 million euros for Lionel Messi. The English club have being in contact with the Catalan club as they show interest in the Argentine player.
According to English dailies The Mirror, the English giant Manchester City is now ready to break the bank in order to effect a transfer of Lionel Messi. According to reports, the English club is currently plotting the transfer of the best player.
After the Manchester City game against Barcelona, Ter Stegen was highly criticized after he conceded three goals from The Citizens. According to Catalan dailies Sport, a research carried out by OPTeam shows that in the last eight shot on goal against Barcelona, the German goalkeeper have conceded as many as five goals.
As confirmed by Luis Enrique, Barcelona played the best in the first 40 minutes of the game at the Etihad Stadium but began to backslide both as a team and individually. Although the lost game does not come with a serious consequence, Barcelona must however not overlook the defeat.
After the 3–1 defeat of FC Barcelona, Sergio Aguero attended to the situation between Messi and Man City players in the tunnel. However, the Argentine man also talked about the controversial third goal scored by Gundogan after he used his hand.
The first Champions League defeat for Barcelona this season and also makes it the first defeat from Manchester City in history as Barca’s former manager came from back to claim the victory of the game. After the half time break, Manchester City were so keen on their victory that they were they constantly pressed.
The Manchester City game against FC Barcelona is not going to be an easy one for the visitors as they are certainly lacking in one major area. The four defenders of the Catalan club are the shortortest four backs that are playing against Man city. [CHART BELOW]