Jorginho’s talkative agent, Joao Santos, has already given two interviews today. In the first, given to TMW, he spoke of how this would be a crucial week for the 26-year-old.
Since then, reports have emerged via CalcioNapoli24 and also Mediaset Premium in Italy that a deal worth up to €53million has been agreed between Manchester City and Napoli.
Some of Italy’s bigger sources have yet to back up those claims, and the player’s agent has also remained coy – but has revealed how long Jorginho’s contract will be if a deal is done.
“How much is missing for the sale of Jorginho? Giuntoli (sporting director) has to be asked this, the boy is willing to go to City but at the moment we’re waiting for a call from Napoli to clarify.
“A five-year contract is ready for him in Manchester.”
Jorginho himself has posted an update on Instagram showing himself on a flight with his family – presumably leaving Brazil after his holiday there. The player will hope to be wearing the sky blue of Manchester City in a matter of days…