Valencia tracking Manchester City defender Pablo Maffeo
Valencia appear to have a genuine interest in signing Manchester City defender Pablo Maffeo.
According to the football transfer rumours in British Media, Valencia are tracking Manchester City defender Pablo Maffeo.
The Spain international has joined Manchester City from Espanyol for a fee in the region of 100,000 euros in July 2013. The 20-year-old has a valid contract with Manchester City until June 2019. In July 2017, Pablo Maffeo was sent to Girona FC on a season-long loan.
Pablo Maffeo made 6 appearances across all competitions for Girona.
The 20-year-old is considered to be one of the best young defenders in Spain.
The Spain international has been in outstanding form for Girona this season.
Pablo Maffeo has represented Spain at Under-16, Under-17, Under-19 and Under-21 level, winning 6 caps.
The 20-year-old is one of the more likely players to be offloaded by Manchester City next summer and the list of suitors in the Spain international continues to grow.
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Marcelino is looking to shore up his defensive options and Manchester City’s Pablo Maffeo happens to be a target. He has always been a manager who keeps his eyes on the most talented young players across the globe.
According to the report in British Media, the 20 year old Maffeo recently impressed by successfully managing to man mark Lionel Messi during a game for his team against Barcelona. Valencia are reportedly interested in the defender and could potentially sign him at the end of the season.
It will be interesting to see what happens when Valencia come calling for Pablo Maffeo in the summer.
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