Manchester City to bid for Samir Nasri

London: Manchester City is reportedly set to make a 22 million pound bid for Arsenal midfielder Samir Nasri.

According to a daily, City are confident that Arsenal are losing the battle to keep Nasri at the club and a deal could even be completed in time for the Community Shield on Sunday.

Nasri has been high on manager Roberto Mancini’s wish-list.

The midfielder has turned down a new deal at Arsenal.