Manchester City to swoop for rival Premier League star this summer
Manchester City are the latest club to have taken an interest in Tottenham star Dele Alli and a contemplating a summer swoop.
According to The Sun, City boss Pep Guardiola has a £200million warchest at his disposal and is keen to blow competition for the 20-year-old out of the water by launching a world record bid.
Real Madrid, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain are also keeping tabs on the midfielder.
Alli shot to prominence last season, his first full year at Spurs after moving from MK Dons, almost helping the White Hart Lane club to their first ever Premier League title.
I wrote about why I think Dele Alli should reject a big money transfer and stay at Spurs https://t.co/kbLvGhkEDe— kvn brn (@KevBeirne) 12 February 2017
With 13 goals this season, only Harry Kane has scored more and the duo are leading yet another charge for the big prize, but may have to settle for another year in the Champions League. Spurs fell further behind runaway leaders Chelsea with a 2-0 defeat at Liverpool this weekend.
Alli’s current contract in North London does not run out until 2022.