Deportivo La Coruna defender David Rochela is interesting Manchester City.

City boss Roberto Mancini is unhappy with his central defensive options and has glowing reports on Rochela from his Spanish scouts.

The 21-year-old defender has only made five senior appearances for La Liga side Deportivo La Coruna, however City have reportedly sent scouts to watch the defender in action.

The Premier League side's interest could be seen as a move to replace Kolo Toure, who is facing a two-year ban after failing a drugs test.

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