City boss Mancini confirms interest in signing coveted Boro starlet Johnson

29 January 2010 04:19
Adam Johnson[LNB]Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has admitted he is interested in signing Middlesbrough's Adam Johnson but conceded it may not happen before the transfer window closes on Monday.[LNB]Johnson is known to be keen on a move to Eastlands but it is understood the valuation remains a sticking point.[LNB]It is believed City have tabled a £5million bid for the player, who has scored 12 times this term and is out of contract at the end of the season.[LNB]Mancini said: 'He is a good, young player but we have respect for him and the club. We will see (what happens).'[LNB] Roberto Mancini leaves Benjani's Manchester City future in striker's hands EXCLUSIVE: Robinho will thrive in Brazil - to Manchester City's benefit, says World Cup legend Carlos AlbertoMAN CITY FC

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