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Pep Guardiola's second signing of the summer has been announced as Rodri joins City for a club record £63m (€70m) from Atletico Madrid.
Rodrigo Hernández is now no longer an Atlético Madrid player after paying his own release clause this Wednesday. It now looks as though the midfielder is heading to the Premier League to play under Pep Guardiola at Manchester City.
Atletico Madrid star Rodri is reportedly close to joining Manchester City, but Pep Guardiola claims he has "no idea" about the rumours.
Everything looks set for Rodrigo to play at Manchester City next season. Now, it is being suggested that his signing has still not been made official as the English club are trying to negotiate with Atlético to split the cost of the transfer over two installments.
Although it seemed as though Manchester City had virtually sealed a deal for Atlético Madrid midfielder Rodrigo, it may now be Bayern Munich who have the last word as they look to go all out to pip Pep Guardiola's side at the post and sign the Spaniard.
Atletico Madrid midfielder, Rodri, has told Atleti that he wants to leave, allowing Manchester City free access to sign the Spaniard.
Atletico Madrid are supposedly going to equal the best financial offer for Rodri as Manchester City and Bayern Munich battle for his services.
Rodrigo Hernandez's future has been causing an inflow of rumours, but the Atletico midfielder has reiterated his love for the "Colchoneros".
Manchester City are thought to be keen on Rodrigo, who has asked Atletico Madrid for "space" as he considers his next move.
Bayern Munich are still intent on spending big in the summer transfer window, and, after signing Lucas Hernandez and Benjamin Pavard, have intensifyed their pursuits for the likes of Leroy Sané, Timo Werner and Rodrigo.
The English press are certain that City are on the brink of signing Atletico midfielder Rodri. However, according to the Sun, in order to convince Atletico, City will have to offer Gabriel Jesus to Atletico, who could replace Antoine Griezmann at City.