Benjamin Mendy has joined AS Monaco from Marseille for a fee in the region of 13 million euros in July 2016. The 22 year-old has a valid contract with AS Monaco until June 2021.
Since his arrival from Marseille, Benjamin Mendy has scored one goal and provided 10 assists in 33 games for AS Monaco in all competitions this season.
The 22-year-old is considered to be one of the best left-backs in France.
Benjamin Mendy has represented France at Under-16, Under-17, Under-18, Under-19 and Under-21 level, winning 58 caps and scoring three goals, before making his senior international debut in March 2017. As a member of France national football team, Mendy has won one cap.
The France international is thought to perfectly fit the profile of defensive player Pep Guardiola wants to target in the next transfer window.
Euro Football Rumours understood that Manchester City are preparing an offer in the region of 35 million euros for Monaco left-back Benjamin Mendy in the summer transfer window.
How strong that interest is and whether Manchester City will make a summer move remains to be seen but it is certainly one worth keeping an eye on.
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