Manchester City are reportedly interested in signing Real Madrid’s Spanish midfielder Isco in the summer. City manager Manuel Pellegrini who had previously worked with Isco at Malaga is believed to be a great admirer of the talented midfielder. Manchester City will have to spend around A?32million to avail the Spaniard’s services.
Isco who had joined Real Madrid from Malaga in 2013 still has 3 years in his current contract left. Real Madrid have an array of quality and talented midfielders in their squad which has limited Isco’s chances of making regular first team appearances. This factor could work in favour of the Premier League giants who would surely give Isco first team opportunities.
Isco has played a total of 34 La Liga games scoring 4 goals and he providing 9 assists. He his tipped to be one of the finest midfielders in the coming years and Manchester City are believed to be considering the Spanish International as a possible replacement in the future for their star midfielder David Silva.
The above graphic gives us a statistical comparison between the performances of the two Spanish players in this season. Isco has had an impressive season for the La Liga giants.City needs quality attacking midfielders who can provide quality balls as well as score 10 or more goals in a season. Isco perfectly suits the team’s needs.