MANCINI DENIES IBRAHIMOVIC INTEREST

Man City boss Roberto Mancini has ruled out a summer move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Last Updated: 30/05/12 at 15:35 Post Comment

Ibrahimovic: Not a target for City

Ibrahimovic: Not a target for City

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Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has ruled out a summer move for Zlatan Ibrahimovic and has declared himself happy with his striking options.

Reports in Italy have suggested that AC Milan's Ibrahimovic is a target for the Premier League champions.

Napoli forward Ezequiel Lavezzi and Bologna striker Gaston Ramirez have also been linked with the Eastlands club, but Mancini is content with his lot.

"Ibrahimovic is a champion," Mancini told Gazzetta dello Sport. "But I already have four very strong strikers.

"I just need them to compete in the Champions League. We are okay up front."

City boast rich talent in attack with Sergio Aguero, who scored the dramtic injury-time title winning goal against QPR, Mario Balotelli, Carlos Tevez and Edin Dzeko vying for places.

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