Man City’s so-called weakness spot was exploited, when they missed the Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho during the midway period of the season, they were almost down and out of the title race, nevertheless, a fantastic performance against the league
Pep Guardiola has a solid back four, with Sterling and Sane in the wide areas, and Gabriel Jesus a potential long term replacement for the club legend Aguero has taken only spot, the creative part of midfield is full of talents, with newly signed Mahrez, Silva, De Bruyne. The only part of the pitch, where he is concern is the defensive midfield, Once ruled by another Club Legend Yaya Toure, and now with Fernandinho in his later stages of his career. Sebastian Rudy, the reliable defensive midfielder, with a few caps with German national team and a adequate Club experience, will be suitable for the role.
Rudy is known for his Tackling ability with a reliability in midfield, who can provide good cover for the center Backs and who can also play as the last man in the midfield, he has a similar playing style to the Brazilian.
The Price tag might be around £35 million, Schalke would be tempted to let the 28- year old midfielder to leave. The financial part wouldn’t be a problem for the English champions, Ruben Neves and Declan Rice are unavailable to sign at this time. Rudy can be in Man City’s target and could prove to be good replacement or back-up for the Brazilian.