Man City offer player plus cash for Riyad Mahrez in £65million deal
Feb 01, 2018, 00:08
The Manchester-based club are reportedly only willing to pay Leicester around £60 million (R1.01 billion) for the former PFA Footballer of the Year and, with the transfer window closing on Wednesday night, there still is a lot of negotiating to be done if any deal is to happen.
Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi is expected to sign for Borussia Dortmund on loan.
City have already had two bids turned down for Mahrez of over £50m.
And the massive valuation that Leicester have slapped on Mahrez highlights how good business Tottenham Hotspur are doing to get Lucas Moura for a third of the price.
"I have interest in a lot of players", Pep Guardiola said when pushed on his interest in the Algerian.
That's understandable. But Mahrez is entering his peak years and, having seen Virgil van Dijk move to Liverpool for £75m and Philippe Coutinho join Barcelona for more than £140m, it's easy to see why Leicester are asking for such a hefty amount for their star man.
If City manage to complete the signing of Mahrez it will take Guardiola's spending past the half a billion pound mark in just 18 months in charge and it is hard to shake the feeling that those players signed for such hefty fees will simply block young players' paths from the academy to the first-team. He said, "Leroy [Sane] and Gabriel [Jesus] are coming back in the next five-six weeks so we don't have too much and we play every three days. We have to find solutions".
As you can see from the recent Tweet (above), the company has been performing tests with the Falcon Heavy . SpaceX SpaceX's Falcon Heavy rocket sits on pad 39A at Kennedy Space Center on Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017.
The show in Billings is part of Stapleton's "All-American Road Show" that includes performances in NY and Los Angeles. In 2017, Stapleton released two discs, " From A Room: Volume 1 " in May and " From A Room: Volume 2 " in December.
It has said it will reopen to the public in mid-February, with a nightly rate for its cheapest room of 2,439 riyals ($650). His release was merely a PR exercise to counter media reports which had caused embarrassment for the Gulf state last week.
Rough seas are reported in the area by forecasters, although the wind is relatively light and visibility is clear. The empty boat was found on the sand in Hossegor in southern France, the Associated Press said.
The US leader has repeatedly called the allegations "fake news" and claimed the FBI was biased in pursuing the investigation. Mrs Clinton was cleared of criminal wrongdoing in her misuse of a personal email server while serving as secretary of state.
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For all the benefits of technology it's unlikely to stop players from making desperate tackles in the heat of the moment. But they have to protect the players ", Pep told reporters after the final whistle.
Glover said blue moons occur once every two to three years and happens when there are two full moons in the same calendar month. Thus, there will be five lunar eclipses through the year, with the longest one in the past 100 years occurring on July 27.
It was released as part of the Windows Update catalogue, which means that users will have to download and install it manually. To Intel's credit it is working to fix the problems its patch introduced and we should have a stable patch soon .
House could vote today to release controversial FISA memo
My understanding is that the same approach applied to earlier releases, such as the publication of the 9/11 Commission Report. If a majority of the House Intelligence Committee votes to release it, Trump has five days to block it.
India says economy poised to grow by 7-7.5 percent
Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal have seen large increases in the number of tax registrants compared to the old tax regime. The survey clearly points out raising investment is more important than raising saving to reignite growth.