In a bid to make their team much stronger, Manchester City have reportedly sent scouts keep an eye on South American talent Thiago Almada who plays for Velez Sarsfield.
The English giants are now being reported to be ready to table a bid for the youngster – having a plot to make sure the player is brought to Etihad.
The Cityzens will need to be careful as investigation is currently going on to see if any FFP rules have been broken.
According to reports, the Premier League club said to get Spanish sister club Girona to sign the youngster before transferring him to England.
Almada has been tagged to be the next Lionel Messi with his skills and performance. The 17-year-old midfielder has been slapped £20m on his head for any potential buyer, according to The Sun.
Reports further claimed that Manchester City plans to use sister’s club Girona as a means to develop future stars in the next few years.