Karim Bellarabi to Manchester City?

Published 07/02/2015, 1:01 PM EDT

Manchester City have reportedly set their sights on German Winger Karim Bellarabi.

Karim Bellarabi, 25, has been gathering interest from various clubs across Europe, namely Inter Milan and Liverpool and now it seems that the English club Manchester City have entered the race to sign the forward.

Manuel Pellegrini has been keeping track of Bellarabi since the last summer and now is keen to bring the player to the Etihad.The manager has asked the board to be ready to spend 25 million pounds on the player, however the key targets still remain the same as Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling Belgium International Kevin De Bruyne.

Bellarabi has had a wonderful year with Bayern Leverkusen and has become an integral part of the squad and also has got a breakthrough into the German squad. Bellarabi scored 6 goals and registered 12 assists. This was however just a glimpse as he registered a 4.7 assists per game throughout the season on an average and later becoming the player with most dribbles (37) in the year 2015, more than any other player in Europe’s Elite.

These staggering stats are enough to attract interest from any top European club.



Maharshi Jani

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