RAHEEM STERLING remains to be no nearer to signing a brand new contract – but that does NOT imply he will likely be offloaded if Jack Grealish finally ends up on the Etihad.
Manchester Metropolis would love Sterling to nail down his future, despite the fact that talks have nonetheless to renew talks after preliminary discussions final season.
Manchester Metropolis need to maintain on to Raheem SterlingCredit score: Getty
Jack Grealish may very well be heading to Man Metropolis this summer season to rival Sterling for a beginning spotCredit score: PA
However there is no such thing as a panic from the membership because the England star, one of many heroes of England’s march to the Euro final, has two years left on his present deal.
Sterling, already one of many membership’s greatest paid gamers on round £300,000-a-week, is a key man in Pep Guardiola’s plans, regardless of struggling for kind in the direction of the tip of final season.
After his shows for England this summer season, the striker’s inventory is greater than ever and he is not going to be bought even when Metropolis land Grealish AND Harry Kane.
Metropolis have continuously insisted there is no such thing as a rush to seal the deal, after talks went on ice within the hectic finale to final time period, instantly adopted by Euros obligation.
But one man whose Etihad future is near being sorted is John Stones, who will signal a brand new contract price £175,000-a-week when he returns to coaching.
Stones is barely due again on the finish of this week and can lengthen his present phrases – which have 12 months to run – when he does.
The Premier League champions are hoping to seal a £100million deal for Grealish over the following week.
Guardiola has set his sights on bringing within the England playmaker as he bids to guide the membership to Champions League glory.
Metropolis misplaced the ultimate final season and Guardiola desires to strengthen his group after their close to miss and the departure of Sergio Aguero.
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