Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake has agreed personal terms with Manchester City, ahead of a £41 million transfer to the Etihad Stadium, according to reports.
A fee had been agreed between the two clubs last month, following the Cherries’ relegation from the Premier League. The Dutch international’s former club Chelsea did have a 72 hour window in which to match or exceed any bid for the defender, however opted against such a move, giving Pep Guardiola’s side a free run at the player.
According to talkSPORT on Wednesday morning, the 25-year-old has agreed personal terms with Manchester City ahead of his transfer, which is set to be announced in shortly.
City Xtra reports the defender travelled to Manchester on Tuesday night before staying at the Lowry Hotel – it is understand the player will complete formalities and media duties at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.