- Manchester City want the signing of Spain U16 star Jorge Alastuey
- City boss Pep Guardiola believes he can get the player for the Premier League side
- Jorge is currently playing for Barcelona youth team and his deal will expire this summer
Spanish football youngster Jorge Alastuey has reportedly emerged as a transfer target for Manchester City, but they will face Barcelona in serious competition to sign him.
The 15-year-old player is currently playing for Barcelona youth team and Manchester City want to sign him at the end of the season when his contract will expire.
Guardiola is said to be a big fan of the Spain U16 captain Alastuey and reckons he can lure from Nou Camp to Etihad this summer according to UK Sun.
Jorge recently met Barcelona legend Lionel Messi in which he was said to have been urged to continue his football career at the Nou Camp.
Chelsea are also said to be interested in the signing of Jorge Alastuey, but the Blues have not made their intention public.
Meanwhile, Manchester City are currently occupying second position on the Premier League standings with 53 points after 22 games, while Barcelona are topping the Spanish La Liga.
Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford reportedly emerged as a target for reigning Spanish La Liga champions Barcelona who are ready to tempt the Red Devils with stunning bid.
The future of the England international is uncertain at Old Trafford with clubs like Real Madrid and AC Milan also monitoring the youngster.
But according to the latest report, Barcelona want to beat Los Blancos and Milan to the signing of the Englishman when the transfer window opens.
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