Manchester City wants to buy Dani Alves but….

Dani Alves

Dani Alves seems to be one of the good deals of this summer 2019 mercato. After being named MVP of the last Copa America, the 36-year-old lateral is free of any contract, and is looking for a club. The biggest English clubs would be on the spot, and Pep Guardiola, who knew him well at Barça, would like to buy him.

However, he currently cannot reach Manchester City. As Globoesporte explains, the Citizens can only register 17 foreign players in the Premier League. A non-British man will have to leave the club before the Brazilian can be recruited, and everything suggests that it will be his compatriot Danilo who will have to pay the price…