The Mail Online understands that Manchester City have had a £38m bid for Italy’s Leonardo Bonucci rejected by Juventus.
The twenty-nine year old was one of the stand out players for Antonio Conte’s side at this summer’s European Championships, before they were knocked out in the quarter finals on penalties by Germany.
Bonucci has been with Juve for the past six seasons, racking up a total of two hundred and seventy-four appearances in all competitions and scoring sixteen goals.
He has been a key member of the squad that has won five consecutive Serie A titles, while he also has winners medals in the Coppa Itallia and the Supercoppa Italia and was a runner-up in the 2015 Champions League.
His appearance at the weekend was the sixty-fourth cap he has won four his country, while he also has four international goals to his name.