Last Updated: Fri, 28 Jun 2013 09:48
Aleksandar Kolarov has hinted he would follow Carlos Tevez in taking a pay cut to swap Manchester City for Juventus as City eye Eliseu.
The Serbian left-back has revealed his frustration at frequently finding himself deputising for Gael Clichy at the Etihad Stadium.
Kolarov, 27, has started 20 Premier League games in the past two seasons - the same number he started in his first year at the club - and is taking advice from his agent over whether the time is now right to leave.
"I am happy at City but I want to play regularly, as I said to Roberto Mancini," he said.
"I'm in contact with my agent and soon we will understand what will happen. Money is not everything in life and I have no problem in revising my salary. Simply I want a place in the starting line-up."
Manuel Pellegrini is understood to be keen to sign Malaga left-back Eliseu as cover if Kolarov is allowed to go, but Juventus have not yet met City's valuation with negotiations dragging on longer than the Tevez talks.
Juventus want to take the 27-year-old on loan but City are reluctant to sanction a deal on terms which would leave them without a transfer fee.
And any move for Eliseu is not guaranteed to succeed with the Portuguese international openly admitting he wants to join Benfica.
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