According to the Portuguese media Morning Post, Otamendi is very close to returning to Porto.
The Morning Post stated that Otamendi convinced Manchester City of his wish to return to Porto. Blue Moon accepted the rent of Otamendi and paid half of his salary. The Argentine defender's current annual salary is 7 million euros.
It is reported that Otamendi should go to Porto in the next few days, he will undergo a medical examination and sign with the club.
Otamendi’s contract with Manchester City expires with two years left, but it is rumored that he may leave the team, especially after Aker joined Manchester City from Bournemouth.
It is reported that Guardiola hopes to sign another central defender. Otamendi had an affair with Valencia, but now it looks like he will return to Porto.