LISBON, PORTUGAL - AUGUST 24: Javi Garcia of SL Benfica in action during the UEFA Champions League play-off second leg match between SL Benfica and FC Twente at Estadio da Luz on August 24, 2011 in Lisbon, Portugal. (Photo by Valerio Pennicino/Getty Images)
A deal for the Spanish international midfielder Javi Garcia appears to be very close at the time of writing (7pm UK)
Various outlets have the fee varying in price. Some rumours have the fee as high as £22m, but most have the fee as around £16m.
City close in on £16m Garcia deal: Manchester City will complete a £16m deal for Benfica midfielder Javi Garcia ... bbc.in/OvE8pM— BBC Sport Football (@BBCFootball1) August 31, 2012
Unconfirmed rumours that City and Benfica have agreed 20+3m euros for Javi Garcia. If confirmed, great signing!— Guillem Balague (@GuillemBalague) August 31, 2012
Javi Garcia is due to have his medical in the next hour ahead of his £16million move from Benfica to— City Watch (@City_Watch) August 31, 2012
#mcfc. [Sky Sports News]