Zenit St Petersburg have confirmed Axel Witsel is to join Tianjin Quanjian in the latest high-profile acquisition by a Chinese Super League side.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini may not be out of work for long.
The Portuguese international was once tipped as one of Europe's top talents.
The Portuguese boss is leaving Zenit St Petersburg at the end of the current season.
The Belgian international had been linked with a move to Tottenham Hotspur in the last few days.
The Russian club have issued a statement after repeated links to their Belgian midfielder.
Manchester City could propose a swap deal involving Eliaquim Mangala, if they enter the bidding for Valencia star Nicolas Otamendi.
Andre Villas-Boas and Andrei Arshavin have got all dressed up for Nike.
The Portuguese manager left Spurs back in 2013.
Arsenal and Liverpool should both take note of Axel Witsel's performance for Zenit last night.