Manchester City ‘be a part of Liverpool in the race for £85m-rated Jude Bellingham as Pep Guardiola seems for a Fernandinho substitute’… however Borussia Dortmund are in no rush to promote the teenage England worldwide
- Jude Bellingham has shone at Borussia Dortmund since leaving Birmingham
- The teenager’s kind final time period in the Bundesliga earned him a Euro 2020 call-up
- Manchester City are mentioned to even be monitoring West Ham’s Declan Rice
- Pep Guardiola got here up in opposition to Bellingham final season in the Champions League
- The Spaniard was filled with reward for him as the midfielder scored in the second leg
The rangy midfielder has been very good for the Bundesliga giants since becoming a member of them final summer season from boyhood membership Birmingham and turned in one other spectacular show on Saturday as Marco Rose’s men beat Bayer Leverkusen 4-3.
Now after studies carried by Sportsmail that the Reds have been in the England worldwide, the Daily Star have claimed in a narrative run by Sport Bild that the Premier League champions are additionally taking a eager curiosity in Bellingham.
Jude Bellingham continues to impress after an incredible debut season at Borussia Dortmund
Bellingham’s kind earned him a Euro 2020 call-up as England made all of it the option to the last
Now Pep Guardiola is reportedly in changing Fernandinho with the 18-year-old
While City are additionally said to be closely monitoring Declan Rice, Bellingham has additionally apparently been recognized as a possible substitute for 36-year-old Fernandinho, who’s on a one-year contract and is unlikely to signal a brand new one as a result of his age.
Bellingham got here up in opposition to City aged 17 in the Champions League final season at the quarter-final stage and shone, seeing a objective harshly chalked off in the first leg and scoring the opener at the Westfalenstadion as Pep Guardiola’s aspect gained 4-2 on mixture.
Speaking about Bellingham’s performances, Guardiola mentioned: ‘I can not consider he is solely 17. Maybe he is a liar.
Bellingham sparkled in opposition to Manchester City final season in the Champions League final eight
Dortmund are unlikely to demand lower than €100million (£85m) for certainly one of their star gamers
‘He’s so good, a improbable participant. I noticed him shouting to the centre backs that he wished the ball. The manner he requested for the ball, at that age it is unbelievable.’
However, Dortmund are underneath no strain to promote, having raked in £73m from the deal taking Jadon Sancho to Manchester City and with Bellingham’s present contract not expiring till 2025.