Man City braced for £60m Sergio Aguero bid from Real Madrid
determined to keep Aguero at the
Etihad as he plots a genuine assault
on Champions League success next
He will be dreading a bid from Real,
with sources close to Aguero
suggesting the hit man is open to a
move to the La Liga giants.
Real president Florentino Perez has
insisted the club are not chasing
But it is understood Real will wait
until after the World Cup in Brazil
this summer before making their
There are doubts over the future of
Karim Benzema at the Bernabeu and
Aguero is seen as the ideal
replacement for the French ace.
Perez said: "Right now, there is no
real urgency to sign any new players.
"We are not thinking about making a
move for Aguero - at the moment."
News that Real are plotting a multi-
million pound bid for Aguero is the
last thing Pellegrini needs.
The Chilean already fears star
midfielder Yaya Toure wants to quit
the champions following his bizarre
comments in recent weeks.
Toure dropped a new bombshell on
City on Tuesday when he admitted
he wants to join Paris Saint-
City insist he is not for sale but
Pellegrini knows he could be facing a
losing battle in keeping him and will
not want another fight to keep
Aguero as well.
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