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City Summary – August 5: City draw Steaua, Gabriel Jesus’ agent confirms United snub, another ‘keeper linked

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

City learned their Champions League opponent for the play-off qualification round this morning and they were drawn up against FC Steaua București of Romania. The away tie will be played in just 11 days time, with the home leg being played out on Wednesday 24th August:

Kevin De Bruyne has been putting in extra shifts ahead of the new season in order to ensure he’s all set for the start of the season – don’t worry Kev, you’re good enough as it is:

Gabriel Jesus’ agent has rattled a few cages with his comments that his client preferred a move to City over the United, prompting United fans to say “they are happy enough with Pogba”. You’ve not signed him yet lads, and you are paying £100 million for your youth player, smooth:

City are continuing in the trading game and could sign Pablo Marí in order to send him out on loan to Girona. They may then look to make a profit on the player in the following years:

Are City on the look out for a new goalkeeper? It’s previously been reported that Pep will give both Hart and Caballero a chance to prove themselves between the sticks, but Gazzetta Dello Sport believe that City are weighing up a bid for Inter’s Samir Handanović:

It looks like we’re also in the market for yet another young talent – this time it’s further links with Ante Ćorić, who is considered to be one of football’s hottest prospects:

Is Wilf off to Everton? According to Twitter, he was spotted in Liverpool earlier today. Of course, he may have just been visiting the city and spending his hard earned cash, but it can’t be ignored:

Some German reporters seemed quite bitter about Sané’s move to City, provoking claims that he moved to City purely for the money. However, it has since emerged that PSG offered a higher salary than City:

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