Manchester City are set to seal the deal of midfielder Fabian Delph from Aston Villa for a fee around £8million, according to SkySports.
Fabian Delph who played an exceptional season at Villa Park last term was in link with the Citizens for the summer move. Liverpool were also interested in his move.
The Sky Sources believe that the 25-year-old midfielder will be heading for a medical in the coming day. The transfer fee agreed between both the clubs is reportedly around £8million.
The English midfielder who signed a long term deal at Villa Park in the start of this year is set to agree a five year deal with the Manchester outfit. However, the reports believe that the personal terms have been agreed but are yet to be announced.
Delph played an important part for the Villains in last season. He played 32 games in the Premier League.
Aston Villa signed him from Yorkshire club back in 2009. He scored eight goals in more than 100 appearances for Villa.
Meanwhile, City are also keeping an eye on Liverpool youngster Raheem Sterling who is set to leave the club this summer. The reports claimed that two bids have already been rejected by the Reds.
Columnist: Simon Oates