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City Summary – May 11: City set to sign ex-Barca wonderkid, Gundogan’s ultimatum, friendly in Korea?

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Time to catch up on today’s news – here’s your City Summary:

Today is pretty transfer orientated, so I’ll head straight into it with the news that City are set to snap up 15-year-old starlet Ian Carlo Poveda – who is currently on loan at Brentford:

As we’re aware, the City curse struck Ilkay Gundogan recently, and City are rumoured to have taken another look at Granit Xhaka. However, Arsenal are looking to wrap up their planned deal for the midfielder to stop City snatching him:

Speaking of Gundogan, he’s been issued an ultimatum by the Borussia Dortmund CEO after suffering a serious injury: stay for the long-term or leave now:

Another Bundesliga player who continues to be linked is Pep favourite Thiago Alcântara, and his future at the German champions remains in doubt.

The big news of the day however is that City will face the South Korean champions this summer according to local reports:

City are all about wonderkids at the moment and building for the future, with Oleksandr Zincheko’s agent today confirming that there have been talks with City about him moving to Manchester:

City currently rank 6th in the Forbes most valuable clubs list – not bad for ‘little Citeh’, ey?

Final bit of news for today is for those not travelling to Swansea this weekend, with confirmation that the game will be televised live on Sky Sports 2:

I’ll end today with a shameless plug, the City Watch writers have each written a small piece on their player of the season, the first of which can be read on City Watch now – enjoy!

That’s it for today. Keep your eyes peeled on @City_Watch and the site, day and night, as we work to deliver the latest City news, views, and other high-quality content.

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