The Premier League champions' football development executive rubbishes rumours that the Bosnian striker is set for a move to the Serie A giants after his goal against Real MadridPatrick Vieira has quashed rumours of Edin Dzeko leaving Manchester City with Italian giants Juventus the latest to be linked with the striker.
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"Dzeko to Juve? For us he is a key player," Vieira told Tuttojuve.com.
"Did you see that goal he scored against Real Madrid [on Tuesday]? I'm sorry for the Bianconeri fans but the extraordinary strikers do not move from Manchester."
Dzeko has enjoyed a fruitful start to the season with three goals in five appearances in all competitions, with a total of 28 goals in 68 games for City since his move from Germany.
The forward's strike against Los Blancos on Tuesday ended up being in a losing cause as the Spaniards came back to win 3-2 in the Champions League encounter.