Manchester City set to smash a transfer record to sign superstar ahead of Liverpool: report

Manchester City' manager Pep Guardiola speaks to the press ahead of the Premier League clash against Tottenham Hotspur at Manchester City Football Academy on February 3, 2023 in Manchester, England.
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Manchester City are on the brink of completing a bumper new signing ahead of Liverpool – which will break a transfer record.

The Citizens lifted a historic Treble last season but Pep Guardiola has highlighted the importance of keeping the squad fresh and motivated, with business already conducted this summer. Mateo Kovacic has joined the club from Chelsea, replacing the outgoing llkay Gundogan. 

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Mark White is the Digital Content Editor at FourFourTwo. During his time on the brand, Mark has written three cover features on Mikel Arteta, Martin Odegaard and the Invincibles, and has written pieces on subjects ranging from Sir Bobby Robson’s time at Barcelona to the career of Robinho. An encyclopedia of football trivia and collector of shirts, he first joined the team back in 2020 as a staff writer.