Transfer report: Roberto Mancini to beat Manchester City to Italy ace

first_img1 Inter Milan are lining up a move for Manchester City target Roberto Soriano.The Serie A giants have stepped up their efforts to sign a central midfielder and reports in Italy have suggested that Sampdoria star Soriano is top of their list.The 24-year-old, who has scored six times in 19 outings so far this term, is also on City’s radar after an impressive rise in Italy since his move from Bayern Munich’s youth team in 2009.Napoli and AC Milan have also been credited with an interest in Soriano given his performances this term in a struggling Sampdoria side, who are 13th in the table after 19 games.But it is Inter – managed by former City boss Roberto Mancini – who have emerged as the front runners to sign him and they could make their move in the next fortnight. Roberto Soriano last_img read more