Juve duo linked with City
By Nadia Carminati
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Giorgio Chiellini and Manuele Blasi are rumoured to be strong targets for Man City.Juventus pair Giorgio Chiellini and Manuele Blasi are rumoured to be strong targets for Manchester City.
Chiellini recently revealed he was considering his future at Juve, leading to speculation of interest from England in the Italian Under 21 defender.
Liverpool were mooted to be suitors of Chiellini, but it appears new City manager Sven Goran Eriksson has set his sights on the young stopper.
Reports in Italy claim City have made a é¼10million (£6.7million) bid for Chiellini which may tempt Juventus coach Claudio Ranieri to sell.
Meanwhile, Eriksson also wants midfielder Blasi, who spent last season on loan at Fiorentina from the Old Lady.
According to reports, City have already reached an agreement with Juventus for the transfer of the Italian international to Eastlands.