Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Lyon Star Gives Blues Hope of Summer Switch

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Lyon Star Gives Blues Hope of Summer Switch

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CITY'S chances of signing Lyon's Tanguy Ndombele look to have increased after the midfielder refused to rule out the possibility of a summer move.

Ndombele starred as the Blues were beaten by Lyon in their opening Champions League group game this season, and earlier this month The Telegraph claimed City are keen on signing the Frenchman. The 21-year-old is reportedly seen as a possible successor to Fernandinho at the base of City's midfield, as Pep Guardiola searches for the right player to replace the Brazilian, who is crucial to the way his side plays.

Ndombele has scored twice in four Champions League appearances this season, and will face City again in two weeks' time in France.

And amid reported interest from City and Premier League rivals Tottenham, Ndombele has refused to rule out a move away from the Ligue 1 club. …

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