Man City ready to deal in Gai Assulin

Manchester City are ready to give Gai Assulin a shock debut this week with the former Barcelona babe close to clinching a move.

Israeli attacking midfielder Assulin has spent a successful week in training at City and is set to feature in a strong City side at Southport on Tuesday.

The youngster – a free agent after securing his release from the Spanish giants – hopes to prove he is worth a contract.

Assulin was also interesting Blackburn Rovers, but rejected the chance of trials.

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