Man City in talks to sign River Plate striker Alvarez

Manchester City are in talks to sign River Plate striker Julian Alvarez. 

Sources in Buenos Aires have told Sky Sports News he has a release clause somewhere in the region of £15m-£17m.

Alvarez is currently contracted to River Plate until December 2022 after the next Argentine Primera season, which begins in June.

City have been tracking Alvarez for some time along with a host of other top clubs.

The 21-year-old already has five caps for Argentina.

Alvarez has scored 36 goals and contributed 25 assists in 96 appearances for River Plate.

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