AS have revealed that Manchester City are 'in the race' to sign Racing Club's attacking midfield prospect, Gonzalo Sosa. Real Madrid, Bayern Munich, and PSG are also interested in the 16 year-old.
While the Argentine has yet to sign a professional contract with Racing, the midfielder has been dubbed “El Talentoso [the talented one]” by some in Argentinian football.
Spanish outlet AS goes on to report that the player has always 'dreamed of playing for' Real Madrid, however both Manchester City and German giants Bayern Munich have their ways when it comes to recruiting the best young talent to their clubs.
Were the Premier League side to secure the signature of Sosa, Racing would likely not let him leave Argentina until he has turned 18 in 2023.
If signed, In typical City Football Group fashion, Sousa would likely be loaned out upon his arrival to City and would remain on the list of players being developed at a CFG club for future promotion to Manchester City senior squad, or for an eventual profit flip.
You can read the full report from AS here.
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