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Large chaste at Manchester City?

Of up to 18 players seems to be the future in Manchester is uncertain.

Kevin De Bruyne, Sergio Aguëro and Yaya Touré. © BELGAIMAGE

The switch-off in the eighth finals of the Champions League is a firm line through the bill to Manchester City. The Citizens went with Wednesday 3-1 down at AS Monaco, that qualifies on the basis of more made away goals in the first leg (5-3 in Manchester).

The season threatens now in a minor key to end up for manager Pep Guardiola, because in the league are watching ManCity still at a deficit of ten points to leader Chelsea. The club of Vincent Kompany, Jason Denayer and Kevin De Bruyne is still in the running for the FA Cup, in which the end of april the semi-final to play against Arsenal.

150 million

This means that there is a large chaste thrusts in the Etihad Stadium, the largest since the takeover of the club in 2008 by sheik Mansour, tells the newspaper The Guardian.

According to the newspaper gets Guardiola has a budget of 150 million pounds (about 173 million euro) made available purely to attract new players. However, the focus will be mainly on the pruning.

Of no less than 18 players, it seems the future is uncertain. Seven players are in July end of contract: Yaya Touré, Gaël Clichy, Pablo Zabaleta, Willy Caballero, Jesús Navas, Bacary Sagna and the Next Adarabioyo. Five players were this season, all on loan: Joe Hart, Eliaquim Mangala, Samir Nasri, Wilfried Bony and Jason Denayer. In addition, according to the newspaper also question marks behind the names of Sergio Agüero, Vincent Kompany, Aleksandar Kolarov, Fabian Delph, Fernando and Kelechi Iheanacho.

Guardiola will reportedly especially the defense strengthen. Among the names on the wishlist of the Spaniard, are those of the Tottenhambacks Kyle Walker and Danny Rose and central defender Aymeric Laporte from Athletic Bilbao.

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