After allowing Joao Cancelo to move to Barcelona on loan, Manchester City no longer has a classy left-back. In recent times, coach Pep Guardiola often arranges a 3-man defense or uses names like Nathan Ake, Manuel Akanji, Serigo Gomez or even Rico Lewis to play in this position. However, in the future, The Citizens may welcome a new rookie.
A source from TYC Sports revealed, Manchester City is close to an agreement to recruit left back Valentin Barco from Boca Juniors. The Argentinian player is impressing in the shirt of the Tango representative, having contributed 1 goal and 2 assists this season.
He possesses a skillful technical foundation, impressive ball handling skills and is very sharp in participating in attacks. Therefore, Valentin Barco promises to be a quality addition to Manchester City’s squad in the future.
Before the Boca Juniors star, The Citizens were very successful with a signature also from Argentina, striker Julian Alvarez, coach Pep Guardiola’s “super sub” and an important factor in the journey to being crowned champion. World Cup 2022 champion of La Albiceleste.
Phi Yen | 14:18 September 15, 2023