Manchester City are keen to finalize a deal to bring Ante Coric to the Etihad Stadium. The efforts are being met with acceptance from Dynamo Zagreb who are willing to allow their prized asset to join the Premier League side. Coric is likely to be loaned back to Croatia to continue his development.
Reports in Croatia suggest the deal is very close to completion with all parties keen for a solution soon. The midfielder spent four years in Salzburg before returning to Zagreb where he has become one of Europe’s most sought after young players.
The article also speaks to Ante’s father, Josip, who speaks of his son’s time in Austria and the qualities the player has. “There he learned the discipline of the game, responsibilities, gained work habits … Staying in the Academy Red Bull significantly influenced his football development.”
Josip will have a big part to play in his sons future and is believed to be keen on striking a deal with City before the end o t