I know what you are thinking, why on earth would City need to add yet another attacking option to their already top-heavy squad?
To that, we simply say that you can never have too much of a good thing and Reus' current contract with Borussia Dortmund appears to contain a release clause that appears affordable for a club with City's considerable financial muscle.
Provided they can also strengthen their backline, which flagged alarmingly in the absence of captain Vincent Kompany, such a signing could give them the extra boost they need to secure their second Premier League title in three years.
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