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City Summary – May 12: Euro 2016 squads, Vincent Kompany replacement, City in decline?

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

There’s been a few announcements today regarding squads for the upcoming Euro 2016, with Jason Denayer and Kevin De Bruyne making the cut for Belgium, unfortunately Vincent Kompany is absent through injury:

The French squad was also announced earlier, with Bacary Sagna deservedly making the squad alongside Eliaquim Mangala, however Gael Clichy didn’t quite make the cut, Samir Nasri though an obvious absentee for the host nation:

In life recently, you find yourself asking the question – can Vincent Kompany ever be replaced? Marc Wilmots seems to think so:

Some injury news ahead of the Swansea game on Sunday for you, David Silva, Pablo Zabaleta and Vincent Kompany are injured, Samir Nasri though has been “training normally”:

Here’s an interesting stat, City’s decline in the Premier League under Manuel Pellegrini:

Time to look at the transfer news of the day, City have been offered striker – along with Arsenal – Alvaro Morata, however Real Madrid may be planning a sneaky move:

Remember Marcos Senna? Well, Villarreal are eyeing up his replacement – King Fernando:

My jaw dropped a little when I read this story, but the Mirror reports that Kelechi Iheanacho is on par with Raheem Sterling (probably true), and as a result would want a new £150,000 per week deal:

Some final congratulations go out to Bersant Celina, who is about to sign a new contract at the club that will keep him in Manchester until 2020 – that is if he isn’t loaned out or sold:

Similarly to yesterday, I’m going to end tonight’s City Summary with a horribly shameless plug of City Watch content. Today, part two of our player of the season vox pops came out – so take a look if you haven’t already:

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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