Real Madrid in the hunt for Manchester City's Joao Cancelo as top clubs circle for defender's signature
- World Soccer Today -
Real Madrid is among the clubs interested in acquiring Manchester City defender Joao Cancelo.
Despite expressing a desire to stay in England, Cancelo's strong performances have attracted interest from clubs in Spain, Italy, France and Germany.
Real Madrid is closely monitoring his situation, according to reports.
Cancelo has had successful stints at Valencia, Inter and Juventus before finding success with Manchester City.
It is reported that Real Madrid is looking to sign Cancelo in the next transfer window and see him as a key addition to their squad.
Manchester City's Joao Cancelo is a versatile player, who can play both as a right-back or as a left-back.
He is also known for his attacking abilities and is considered to be an asset to any team.
With his good performances, he has become one of the most sought after defenders in the market.
It remains to be seen if Manchester City will let him go and where he will end up.
Real Madrid's interest in Joao Cancelo is understandable.
The Spanish club has a history of signing top talent and they see Cancelo as a player that can add to their defensive strength and provide more options in attack.
The Portuguese international has the experience of playing in big clubs and in the Champions League, which could make him a valuable addition to the Real Madrid squad.
The transfer market is always unpredictable, and it will be interesting to see how things unfold in the coming months.
If a deal does go through, it will be a significant transfer for both Real Madrid and Manchester City.