For months now, Manchester City has been eyeing Argentine sensation who plays as an attacking midfielder for Velez, but will now face competition from Manchester United.
The Velez attacking midfielder has been linked with the Cityzens for several months, but a deal could not be pulled through since establishing contact with his club in Argentina.
Thiago Almada is a big target by Manchester City who already sees Leroy Sane moving out to Bayern Munich, except the Bavarians fail to meet their demands.
Leroy Sane’s contract runs till 2021 and Manchester City will not be willing to sell Sane for €35M million euros.
Rue Cityzens will try to sign Thiago Almada ahead of City rivals Manchester United.