Stevan Jovetic set for Inter Milan medical

Published Add your comment

Football News

Manchester City striker Stevan Jovetic will fly over to Italy this week in order to complete a medical at Inter Milan, according to reports.

Early indications are claiming that the striker will undergo medical tests and checkups on Wednesday with the Serie A side hoping to announce the deal before next weekend.

Deal To Be Done Next Week?

BBC Sport report that the Montenegro international will fly out to Italy in order to complete all the medical tests before negotiating personal terms ahead of finalising the transfer.


Do you have what it takes? Sign up today and send over your 250 word test article:

According to the same source, City and Inter are yet to fully agree on a transfer fee, but it's believed to be around the £10million mark, meaning the Premier League side will make a £12m loss on the forward.

City Struggles

City splashed out £22m on signing Jovetic from Fiorentina two years ago, but due to serious injuries and competition for places, the 25-year-old has failed to impress at the Etihad Stadium.

Competing with the likes of Sergio Aguero, Edin Dzeko, Alvaro Negredo and more recently Wilfried Bony has left Jovetic on the sidelines for the majority of his time in England, and he's now ready to complete a move back to Italy, where he initially built his reputation.

During Jovetic's two seasons in England, he only managed 39 appearances for the Citizens and he is now desperate to leave the club and resurrect his career back in Serie A.

Liverpool and Inter Interest

The Montenegro international was initially wanted by Premier League side Liverpool, but after Brendan Rodgers brought in Danny Ings from Burnley and Christian Benteke from Aston Villa, the Reds cooled their interest in the striker.

Busy Summer at San Siro

The Italian manager has already been active in the transfer window, signing Martin Montoya from FC Barcelona, Miranda from Atletico Madrid and Geoffrey Kondogbia from AS Monaco. However, Mancini admitted his attentions are now focused on adding strikers to the squad as they only currently have two.

Didier Drogba had been linked as he is currently a free-agent, but it looks like he is nearing a move to the MLS, whilst Ivan Perisic remains a key target for the Serie A side.

City fans, do you think Pellegrini should keep Jovetic? Is it fair to let him leave for Inter? Let us know in the comments box below.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Manchester City
Stevan Jovetic
Premier League
Inter Milan
Serie A

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again