Manchester City offer Joao Cancelo as a makeweight to sign Barcelona defender Nelson Semedo: report


Manchester City remain in sophisticated settlements with Barcelona relating to the finalizing of defender Nelson Semedo, Spanish outlet Sport claims.

The Cityzens currently have Kyle Walker and Joao Cancelo as the senior right-backs however the latter has actually had a hard time to adjust to the Premier League given that his move from Juventus last summer.

The Portugal international gotten here from the Bianconeri in a part-exchange offer which saw Danilo head in the opposite instructions however he has actually given that made just 11 league appearances without a goalscoring contribution.

According to Sport, Cancelo might be part of another swap contract during the summer with the Cityzens keen on signing Semedo, who desires a fresh difficulty far from the Camp Nou.

The very same publication mentions that the 25- year-old would act as the makeweight in the proposition to sign compatriot Semedo, for whom the Blaugrana desire an extra ₤39 m (EUR45 m) in money.

Semedo has actually frequently shared the right-back tasks together with Sergi Roberto at the Camp Nou and he has actually made just 16 begins in the Spanish La Liga this term.

Owing to this, the 26- year-old has actually currently signified that he won’ t extend his contract beyond the summer of 2022 which has actually contributed to the Blaugrana listening to uses for him.

Ought to he make the move to the Cityzens, he will deal with competition from Walker, however provided the Englishman will soon turn 30, he has a likelihood of contending and ending up being the undeniable option in the long-lasting.

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