German forward, Leroy Sane rejects contract offer from Man City


Pep Guardiola has raised the possibility that Manchester City will not make any new signings in the next transfer window.

"Firstly, Leroy is our player", Guardiola told City's official website when quizzed on his recruitment plans. "The places I was - Barcelona, Bayern and here - when the club say we can not afford it, we can not afford it".

On Friday, Guardiola confirmed Sane will not sign a contract extension at the Etihad Stadium, with Bayern Munich long touted as the Germany winger's next destination.

"The club have talked to me, they've offered two or three times to extend his contract, he rejected so it means he wants to play in another club.

I don't know right now", said Guardiola.

"Leroy has rejected to extend his contract".

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However, he has not played for the first team since suffering a torn knee ligament in the Community Shield match against Liverpool in August.

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"If at the end of the season both clubs arrive at an agreement then he'll leave, if not then he'll stay one more year and then leave at the end of his contract".

The City manager added that he is disappointed by Sane's decision but will have to respect the player's decision. "We want him. He's a young player with incredible potential and incredible quality and that's hard to find all around the world".

"He loves to play football, he is a guy who handles the pressure really well on the big stages".

Sane was on the verge of making his first-team comeback prior to the suspension of the Premier League amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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