Manchester City are about to conclude a contract Riverbed Stern Julian Alvarez, with the 21-year-old set to join the ruler First League champion next summer.
flow like to keep Alvarez‘s services until June while city are ready to pay the striker’s £21m release clause.
Naples, Nice, Florence and Atalanta were among a number of clubs keen to sign Alvarez, but city‘s offer has led to an emergency meeting in River.
Elf Talent Group got in touch flow through Hernan Reguera, who has a good relationship with Nahuel Hidalgo. The company represents Sergio Agüero and therefore has close ties with city.
The transfer allows flow to keep Alvarez until at least June, with an option to stay until October if the team is still fighting to win the Copa Libertadores.
city have no problem with possible delays as they are still targeting Borussia Dortmund Erling Haland and Tottenham Hotspur Harry Kane.
What impact could Alvarez have?
city have played all season without a designated striker but that hasn’t stopped them from moving forward in the Premier League.
Alvarez would do city even more impressive with his ability to consistently find the back of the net after scoring en route to 20 goals in 35 Argentina Primera Division games in the 2021 season flow win the title.
He went to court Real Madrid in his youth, but he could not participate The whites due to a rule that prevented the Spanish club from signing foreign players under the age of 13.