Manchester City have been tipped to go toe to toe with Man United in the race of who ends up signing Wolves and Mexican star Raul Jimenez, saying that the Mexican forward would be the ideal signing for Pep Guardiola.
Raul Jimenez, is having a phenomenal season finding the back of the net 24 times across all competitions this term for the Nuno Espirito Santo led side. He’s being courted by arch rivals United as they aim to bolster their forward line.
Sinclair is convinced that the Wolves foward will be a quality acquisition for the Sky Blues at Ethihad, stating that Raul may become the new Edin Demo of City as he’d replicate the former citizen Edin Dzeko in terms of aerial presence and prolificacy.
Sergio Aguero has cemented his place in the history books of Manchester City and now he’s now ckose to the end of his magnificent City career, where he became the club’s all time top goalscorer and was involved in one of the most memorable moments in City’s 125-year history.
Brazilian Gabriel Jesus was being tipped to become Aguero’s successor especially during his impressive 2019/2020, but the former City man opines Jimenez would be the most suitable replacement for the Argentine.
The Mexican is currently valued at around £36 million by Transfer market, Wolves could demand a higher fee.
Speaking to talkSPORT via the Daily Express, Sinclair shed more light on the importance of having Raul Jimenez in a team, he said the Mexican would be potential aerial threat upfront for City , revealing Jimenez might be the answer due to his ability hold up play and move fast up.
It’s not certain if City will go for the 29-year-old , but he’d be a great signing for the Carabao Cup winners.