Pellegrini to swoop for in-form playmaker.
Manchester City have made the signing of Wolfsburg attacking midfielder Kevin De Bruyne one of their top targets for January, according to the Daily Star.
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The former Chelsea star has been in superb form in the Bundesliga since leaving the Blues last year, and has six goals and twelve assists to show for it so far this season.
A surprise sale at the time, Chelsea now look likely to regret letting this top young talent leave, with their title rivals City now recognising his immense ability as they look to lure him back to the Premier League.
Jose Mourinho usually gets it right in the transfer market, but the 23-year-old has performed far better than his replacement Mohamed Salah, and arguably looks a more dangerous player with more end product than the likes of Willian and Andre Schurrle.
City want more options in attack this season and could benefit hugely from the signing of the Belgian international, available for a bargain £20m.
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