Manchester City media round-up: Kolarov drops hint over Serie A return

A round up of news stories this morning related to Manchester City.

Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov has been quoted by the Daily Express suggesting that he wants to return to Italy.

The left-back has struggled for game time so far this season and appears to be tempted by the prospect of a Serie A return.

Former club Lazio and Roberto Mancini’s Inter Milan have both been mentioned as side’s reportedly interested in signing him.

The Manchester Evening News has reported that Manchester City are considering a move for former Chelsea star Kevin De Bruyne.

The Belgian midfielder has been in fine form for current side Wolfsburg, which has seen him linked with high profile moves to high profile clubs around Europe.

The paper stats that if City want to make their interest formal, they will have to pay £40 million in the process.

The Daily Star has named Manchester City as one of the clubs in the race to sign Raheem Sterling from Liverpool.

Sterling is reportedly stalling over signing a new deal at Anfield as he holds out for a higher wage deal from the Anfield club.

City face competition if they want to sign him with Chelsea and Arsenal also mentioned as potentially interested parties.

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