Manchester City are ready for a battle to hang onto Leroy Sane with Bayern Munich pushing to sign the Germany international, sources have told ESPN FC.
The Premier League champions want to keep Sane but the 23-year-old winger has just two years remaining on his contract with a new deal remaining unsigned.
Bundesliga side Stuttgart were held to a 2-2 draw by second division Union Berlin who twice came from a goal down in the first leg of their relegation/promotion playoff on Thursday.
Stuttgart, who finished third from bottom in the top flight, will travel to Berlin for the return on Monday.
The hosts scored three minutes before the break through Christian Gentner after Tasos Donis' 70-metre sprint set him up.
Their joy lasted only seconds though as Berlin levelled in the 43rd when a fine first touch...
Mr. Indispensable, from Lionel Messi to Virgil Van Dijk: Which player can your team not live without?
Little known fact: When Beyonce sang, "I'll have another you by tomorrow, so don't you ever for a second get to thinking you're irreplaceable," she wasn't talking about Lionel Messi or Virgil van Dijk or anyone else on this list for that matter.
With what promises to be a busy summer transfer window, we decided to take a look at the "Mr. Indispensable" at 12 of the best (or biggest) clubs in the world. Who are the guys that make the biggest impact for their sides when they're on the field?