City are planning for life after Carlos Tevez after the Argentina striker's relationship with boss Roberto Mancini broke down.
Tevez is back at City after a two-week ban - for refusing to come off the bench against Bayern Munich - but Corinthians are ready to make a bid in January.
City target: Ezequiel Lavezzi (centre) is wanted by Roberto Mancini
Slovakia international Hamsik and Argentine Lavezzi impressed in a Champions League draw at the Etihad Stadium last month and Salsano said: 'They're two players who we like asour objective at City is to do great things.
'Hamsik has developed into an important player. He's now acquired the right experience.
Hair-raising: Marek Hamsik (right) is attracting attention from Manchester City
'We've been watching him since we were at Inter and he played for Brescia.
'And Lavezzi is a devastating player. He's the kind of guy who does real harm in one-on-one situations.'
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