A mountain of evidence is beginning to build suggesting Monaco’s left-back Benjamin Mendy is on the verge of leaving the club in favour of Manchester City.
Monaco’s kit promo does not include Benjamin Mendy. May be nothing, but also may be very telling. pic.twitter.com/zat4sL8uVu
? Shane Burns (@MediaShaneBurns) June 30, 2017
L’Equipe run with these sort of headlines, dated Saturday 1st July 2017…
Benjamin Mendy says yes to Manchester City
Monaco left-back is determined to join Manchester
Monaco’s left-back Benjamin Mendy is determined to join Manchester City. He has said yes to Manchester City. [L’Equipe] pic.twitter.com/MEk29qrL59
? City Chief ️ (@City_Chief) June 30, 2017
Negotiations between City and Monaco are thought to have been on-going for a while, however, unless City stump up a mega-amount the 22-year-old may have his transfer request rejected.
Current figures suggest a deal in the region of ?40million (£35million) and ?45million (£39.5million) might not be enough to tempt Monaco into selling one of their prize assets.
? عبدالعزيز الرمثي (@0551995592) July 1, 2017
While the respective agents and officials attempt to dig out a deal Benjamin chills on a boat in Florida.
What do you think Blues? Do you anticipate anything happening during this summer’s transfer window?