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City Summary – August 24: Txiki talks Mbappé and Messi, Bony set for £10m+ move, City find out cup opponents

It’s time to catch up on today’s news – here’s your City Summary:

The Carabao Cup draw took place in the early hours of this morning – Manchester City were drawn against West Bromwich Albion:

And then there was the Champions League group draw, City will face Shahktar Donetsk, Napoli and Feyenoord:

And here’s a look at how those games fit into Manchester City’s schedule:

Txiki Begiristain was present at the draw and he has said that City are out of the race for Kylian Mbappé:

He also spoke about Lionel Messi… he said a deal is impossible:

It’s Alexis Sanchez time again… City are yet to give up in the chase for him although Wenger would rather the Chilean leave for free next season:

Wilfried Bony is set to completing a move back to Swansea City for around £10 million:

Aarón Martín is a target for Manchester City and they could get him for less than his release clause due to Espanyol’s desire to improve their squad:

There have been some international call-ups today across a number of levels as England announced their squads:

However there was no call-up to the French squad for Benjamin Mendy despite reports last night that he was set to be included:

Jason Denayer’s future remains undecided – Galatasaray are chasing him however do not want to pay the fee of €7-€8 million demanded by City:

Eliaquim Mangala is closing in on a move to Inter Milan on loan after the two clubs held further talks:

And finally, Jadon Sancho wants a move to Spurs this summer but the club aren’t confident that Manchester City will allow a move:

That’s it for today. Keep your eyes peeled on @City_Watch and the site, day and night, as we work to deliver the latest City news, views, and other high-quality content.

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