Manchester City defender will replace Pepe in Real Madrid

Nicolas Otamendi is the target of Spanish giants Real Madrid.

Real Madrid are on the hunt for a new defender for the next season, the departure of Pepe from Madrid is expected in the summer.

According to TyCSports, Real Madrid consider  Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi as a potential replacement for Pepe, who is expected to be transferred in China.

Argentine center-back was earlier part of La Liga, he played for Valencia until August 2015, while this season he made 20 appearances in the Premier League with City.

The price of 29-year-old Argentine is thought to be around 30 million euros