Manchester City defender Aleksandar Kolarov will be permitted to leave to seek a move to Italian club Roma.
The 31-year-old, who joined City from Roma’s opponents Lazio for £16m in 2010, was left out for Thursday’s 2-0 friendly defeat by Manchester United.
After the match, City manager Pep Guardiola stated:
“I don’t like working with people who don’t want to stay. He has a big chance to go to Roma.
“He has said he wants to leave. I wish him all the best.”
Full-back Kolarov, a Serbia international, has played 247 times for City.
This transfer window City have signed full back Kyle Walker from Tottenham, with the club quick to include Real Madrid’s 26-year-old full-back Danilo, who additionally has interest from chelsea.
They have likewise been connected with an offer for Monaco left-back Benjamin Mendy, while a move for Dani Alves fell through as the 34-year-old joined Paris St-Germain.