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Transfer Balls: Arsenal eye Zaza, Manchester City chase Isco, Manchester United are insane

by | 9th, September 2015

Manchester City are in the market for… No, not a local youth who will rise through the ranks and bind the fans to their club. No. City wants another foreign-born midfielder they can spend squillions of pounds on. And that man is Isco.

Right now the 23-year-old plays for Real Madrid. But Spanish newspapers say Isco is tempting City and Arsenal. The Gunners have oodles of cash but won’t match any weekly wage packet City can offer.

A little oddly, Paris St-Germain defender Thiago Silva, 30, says the amount Manchester City and Man United spent on players this summer is “the edge of madness”. He fails to explain to the London Evening Standard  if either Manchester club is in the same mental health clinic as PSG, which spent £50m on David Luiz.

Spain’s Fichajes  website says the Gunners will also bid for  Juventus striker Simone Zaza go in January. The 24-year-old striker is surplus to requirements in Turin.

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