Timisoara goalkeeper Costel Pantilimon is set to sign for Manchester City.

talkSPORT says Pantilimon is heading to Etihad stadium after City struck a deal with Timisoara.

The 24-year-old, capped 13 times by his country, is expected to seal his switch in the next few days.

City need cover for No1 Joe Hart after selling Shay Given to Aston Villa and allowing David Gonzalez to move to Aberdeen on-loan.

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