Marcos Lopes would be keen to stay with Lille beyond the end of the season if he is not sure of regular playing time back at Man City.
Liverpool's on-loan forward Divock Origi ended his five-month goal drought with a hat-trick in Lille's 3-0 win over Rennes on Sunday.
THE excellence of Southampton's youth set-up is no secret.
Manchester City midfielder Marcos Lopes is wanted by his current loan club Lille for a further season in the French top flight.
Paris Saint-Germain pegged the gap on Ligue 1 leaders Lyon at just two points without even playing a game as the league leaders lost 2-1 at Lille on Saturday.