Manchester City are eyeing Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema.

The Sunday Mirror says Real plan a £50 million bid for the France international.

Tevez insists a desire to be nearer his children in Buenos Aires is behind his decision although Blues insiders are sceptical about his motives.

Madrid are willing to offer £25m plus senior players such as strikers Karim Benzema and Tevez's countryman Gonzalo Higuain.

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