The annual saga over Bernardo Silva’s future at City appears set to begin again

The annual saga over Bernardo Silva’s future at Manchester City appears set to begin again. City’s dynamic midfielder signed a contract extension with the world champions last summer. But despite this, the Portuguese international’s future at Manchester City looks set to be the subject of scrutiny.

Fichajes reports that PSG are willing to trigger the release clause in Bernardo Silva’s contract this summer. They further report that PSG manager Luis Enrique has made the Manchester City star one of his priority transfer targets. Furthermore, Fichajes reports that Enrique has given his club the green light to pursue a deal for Bernardo Silva. Included in Fichajes report is that PSG are confident they can reach an agreement on personal terms with the Portuguese international.

Bernardo Silva’s future at Manchester City has become an annual event over the past few years. At the end of every season there is talk of Bernardo departing the world champions. This time it may be a different scenario in regards to the influential midfielder staying at City. Fabrizio Romano has previously reported that there is a £50 million release clause in Bernardo’s new contract with the treble winners. If the midfielder does decide it’s time to depart the Etihad his path to a new club seems straight forward this time around.

In previous season’s the speculation on Bernardo Silva’s future hasn’t affected his performances on the pitch. He has been one of Manchester City’s most important and influential player’s while speculation on his future has persisted in previous campaigns. The European champions will be hoping it will remain the case this season as they seek to defend the treble this campaign.

With PSG reportedly interested luring Bernardo Silva to France the annual saga over his future looks set to begin again.

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