Manchester City: Spanish media claim up to EIGHT City stars have asked to leave in the summer, including Leroy Sane and Gabriel Jesus
Spanish media are reporting Leroy Sane and Gabriel Jesus are just two of eight Manchester City players who have asked to leave the club in the summer.
Neither Sane or Jesus started in Man City’s Champions League victory over Spurs in midweek, where Pep Guardiola’s side cruelly crashed out of the competition on away goals.
According to Spanish publication El Chiringuito, there are ‘seven or eight’ players in Pep Guardiola’s squad who are seeking a move away in the summer.
The reports claims that both players are unhappy at their lack of playing time this season, having regularly been named on the bench in key matches.
The German winger has been an unused substitute in four of the last eight Premier League matches, with Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva preferred to him in the line-up.
While Jesus has has started just eight games throughout the season, coming off the bench on 18 occasions.
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Man City are still on for a domestic treble this season.
The have already triumphed in the Carabao Cup and are in the FA Cup final against Watford.
While they are currently second in the league standings with a game in hand over Liverpool who are two points ahead.
And the squad have funded 26 coaches for fans to watch the final at Wembley.
Captain Vincent Kompany said: “The support from our fans throughout the season has been nothing short of incredible.
“Travelling to so many games in league and cup competitions, both home and away, is not easy to do and is something that every player in our squad values and appreciates.
“We still have so much to fight for this season, and this is our way of saying thank you to them for being with us every step of the way.”
Source: SportsLatest TS