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Man City will challenge Arsenal for Newcastle midfielder Tiote

Manchester City are ready to challenge Arsenal for unsettled Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote.

The Mail on Sunday says Arsenal will face a battle with City for the services of Tiote.

Tiote is the sort of tough midfielder City boss Manuel Pellegrini wants to underpin his team's attacking strengths.

And Tiote has indicated he wants to leave Newcastle in January.

He is rated at £15million.

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