- Current club: R.S.C. Anderlecht
- Date of Birth: 10 April 1986
- Birthplace: Uccle, Uccle, Brussels, Belgium
- Position: Centre back
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Man City defender Aymeric Laporte will be missing and out of action for at least 20 games after sustaining a serious injury in the game against Bournemouth in the Premier League last week. The Spanish defender is an important member of City's squad and it is understood the club have no plans to sign a replacement.
Manchester City are still looking into a move for Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake as they seek to strengthen the heart of the backline.
Manchester City have reportedly made initial contact with Barcelona regarding the availability of French defender Samuel Umtiti.
Manchester City are reportedly planning an approach to sign Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus during this summer's transfer window.
Manchester City and Manchester United are reportedly both willing to pay a fee of around £65m to secure the signature of Harry Maguire from Leicester City.
Manchester United are reportedly confident of landing the signature of Harry Maguire despite the competition from arch-rivals Manchester City.
England and Manchester City centre-back John Stones looks set to sign a new contract with the club, having agreed terms alongside his agent this week. The defender, who has amassed an impressive haul of trophies since his arrival at the club, will put pen to paper on a five year extension to his current deal.
Manchester City are reportedly set to compete with Manchester United in the race to sign Napoli defender Kalidou Koulibaly this summer.
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has informed his club that he would like to leave Spain for a move to China, and has instructed his agent to do everything within his power to help secure a move abroad. Ramos had been hoping that after more than a decade of loyalty to Real, he could guarantee a free transfer move away from the club.
Premier League title-winning midfielder David Silva has been informed that he can leave the Etihad Stadium this summer, despite the Spanish star leading his club to a fourth Premier League title in 8 years. Silva has been linked with a move to the Middle East, with a transfer to Qatar in a mega-money deal being considered.
Manchester United could reportedly face direct competition from Manchester City in the race to sign Harry Maguire from Leicester City this summer.
Manchester City will be aiming to make progress in the Champions League when they host Schalke 04 in the second leg of the round of 16 tonight.
Spanish giants Barcelona could reportedly make an approach to sign Manchester City skipper Vincent Kompany at the end of the ongoing campaign.
Manchester City are reportedly prepared to tussle it out with Barcelona to acquire the services of Stuttgart defender Benjamin Pavard in the future.
Another victory for Belgium against Brazil in the World Cup signalled the country's unbeaten tournament so far. Is this finally Belgium's time to shine?
Radja Nainggolan is a surprise omission from Belgium's World Cup this summer. Roberto Martinez has named his final 23-man squad and Roma midfielder Nainggolan is a victim of the cull; with Martinez opting for a youthful looking squad.
Manchester City are at the Etihad Stadium for the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie against Liverpool. The Citizens suffered a disappointing 3-0 defeat at Anfield in the reverse fixture, and they now have a huge deficit to make up in front of their faithful.
Manchester City will seek to continue their push for the Premier League title when they host Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium this weekend. The Citizens picked up a comfortable 3-0 win at Arsenal on Thursday night, and they now require just five victories in their next 10 matches to be crowned the English champions.
Manchester City will seek to continue their winning run across all competitions when they take on Arsenal in the Premier league tonight.
Chelsea and Manchester City could be weighing up respective bids to lure Toby Alderweireld from Tottenham Hotspur at the end of the season. The Belgium international has not featured in a Premier League game for Spurs since October through an injury