Gabriel Jesus close to join Manchester City
- Updated: July 26, 2016
Gabriel Jesus is closer to a move to Premier League as his agent reveals that Manchester City is close to sign the Palmeiras wonderkid.
Gabriel Jesus agent , Cristiano Simoes has revealed for calciomercato.com that his client is in intense negotiations with Manchester City and Inter but the Premier League side are way more favourite.
“A move to Manchester City? I can only say that we are close, for the moment we are negotiating on small details. Inter also in the race? Manchester City are way ahead.” said Cristiano Simoes.
Manchester City have offered 32 million euros to Palmeiras and could seal the deal very soon. The Serie A side Inter have negotiated for a long time with the player and it was reported that he was going to join them on January 2017, but the problems at the club has stopped the negotiations.
The 19-year-old wonderkid has made 19 appearances for Palmeiras, scoring 15 goals.