Manchester City are reported to have finalised a £32m move for Juventus full-back Joao Cancelo, with Danilo heading to Turin as a makeweight in the deal.
The Spaniard joined Juve from Valencia for £36m last summer and
The issues seem to have transposed over to Maurizio Sarri, with reports in Italy frequently claiming Cancelo is behind Mattia De Sciglio on the depth chart. City, meanwhile, have been after a full-back for much of the window, and were heavily linked with Cancelo earlier in the summer.
They were reported to have come back with a vengeance at the tail end of last week however, as they revived talks from the dead, and now the Mail report that there has been significant progress over the weekend.
Cancelo offers the same versatility but represents a clear step-up ability wise, and would give Kyle Walker something to think about as far as his starting spot goes, while also offering cover for the problem left-back position which has seen former midfielder Oleksandr Zinchenko converted to plug the gap.
Source : 90min