Man City and Man United to miss out as Juventus close in on £35m Douglas Costa

first_img1 Douglas Costa in action for Brazil at the Confederations Cup Juventus are closing in on a £35million deal for Manchester City and Manchester United target Douglas Costa.The Brazilian had a difficult season at Bayern Munich, starting just 14 Bundesliga games for the German giants.Both City and United have been linked with summer moves for the gifted attacking midfielder, who seems set to leave.But, as talkSPORT told you earlier this month, Juve have been in talks with Bayern over a move with Costa’s preference seemingly a move to Italy.And now Bild has reported that the Turin club have agreed to pay an initial £35m for Costa with a variety of performance-related add-ons included in the deal.It is said that personal terms have been agreed so now the fee is sealed, the move could be completed by the end of the week.last_img