Manchester Metropolis have been quoted with a worth to signal ‘the following Thierry Henry’ – and it will shatter their switch file.

The Residents’ 2021 transfer for Jack Grealish topped £100 million, breaking not simply their very own file – which had stood at round £60m previous to that – however the file for a Premier League switch and an English participant. The Premier League champions have beforehand held talks over Harry Kane (opens in new tab) for £120m, suggesting that they’d pay such a worth for a participant they deemed to be worthy of that.

However within the pursuit of a brand new ahead to enhance Erling Haaland, the Eastlands outfit have been advised that they could need to pay considerably extra for a participant they have been linked with in latest months.

Jack Grealish smashed the switch file at Manchester Metropolis (Picture credit score: Matt McNulty – Manchester Metropolis/Manchester Metropolis FC through Getty Pictures)

Journalist Matteo Moretto (opens in new tab) of Relevo (opens in new tab) has tweeted (opens in new tab) that in extending the contract of Rafael Leao, AC Milan have bumped the discharge clause up from €150m to €175m, echoing stories from SportItalia (opens in new tab)