Accordingly, employers Manchester City are hoping to complete the acquisition of the club Nancy is playing in Division 2 France, turning this team become the 9th member of the Group City Football Group. The Sun newspaper said the deal was basically finished by the end of last March, but could not go because of the City's official unpaid Nancy Clause 12.2 million pounds for reasons related to pandemic Covid-19.
City Football Group upcoming 9th team in the system
Nancy Jacques Rousselot president last week expressed his "worry" about the deal at risk of meltdown, due to the effects from Covid-19 could make Man City owners change their minds. However, a local source from Manchester City said: "We still want to finish the deal, but to wait and see the current situation lasts much longer. Currently everything is still frozen. "
Man City are the first team in the club's network of worldwide Group City Football Group. The boss Arab Sheikh Mansour led by bin Zayed Al Nahyan annexed Man City in 2008 and turning this team into a formidable force in the UK in particular and in Europe in general. Since then, The Citizens have won four league titles and two FA Premier League Cup.
In another development, coach Pep Guardiola is planning to recruit a new assistant, after Mikel Arteta was appointed Arsenal manager. This is a very important position at Manchester City, while the assistant has a duty as a bridge between Pep and the players, at the same time thinking about football similarities with the Spanish coach.
According to City Xtra site, one of the alternatives are very excited that Pep was put former players on the field Xabi Alonso Etihad, on the role of his assistant, as to what this team did with Arteta. Xabi Alonso is currently leading the team Real Sociedad B and visited the headquarters of the City in 2018.
Besides, Pep also intends to invite players like Andres Iniesta retiring or even David Silva - who will leave Manchester City at the end of this season - sitting in the chair assistant. These are the Spanish players thinking very similar to football Pep and underwent successful period while working with him. However, unknown both stars are interested in coaching or not.