Date: 7th June 2009 at 5:03pm
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Elano Blumer is on the verge of becoming another statistic on the Manchester City’s ‘Hall of Fame’ chart. Oops did I say, ‘Hall of Fame’, sorry I meant to say ‘Hall of Moans’!

Initially, the Brazilian captured the hearts of many, but with his sudden outbursts criticising Mark Hughes tactical capabilities and with his recent moans and groans regarding his first team place, many of the City faithful have simply had enough and have resigned to the fact that the 27-year-old attacking midfielder is on his way out of Eastlands.

While he insists he has no desire to quit the club, he wants Hughes to clarify his future role.

‘I had a meeting with the board and I asked about the signings they are going to make and whether there was still a place for me in the set-up,’ he said.

‘I just asked them to be straight with me. If I can renew my contract now, I’ll stay. If not, I want to leave and look for another club.’

No immediate decision

Elano is currently on international duty nevertheless, he finished off by saying…

‘There are a number of things happening but now’s not the moment to talk about this because I’m focused on Brazil.’

Should he decide to leave, Inter Milan are the hot favourites to capture his services.