Newly promoted Premier League facet Burnley are closing in on a season-long mortgage deal for Borussia Dortmund defender Soumaila Coulibaly, with an obligation to purchase him for £15m.
Coulibaly, 19, got here by the academy at Paris St-Germain earlier than shifting in 2021 to Dortmund, for whom he made two first-team appearances final season.
The centre-back is scheduled to have a medical with the Clarets on Monday.
Coulibaly would turn out to be Burnley’s fifth signing of the summer time.
Supervisor Vincent Kompany has to this point accomplished everlasting offers for defenders Jordan Beyer and Dara O’Shea, ahead Michael Obafemi and goalkeeper Lawrence Vigouroux.
Burnley are additionally anticipated to signal England Below-21 worldwide goalkeeper James Trafford after agreeing a £15m deal with champions Manchester Metropolis.
Trafford, who would turn out to be the third most-expensive English goalkeeper ever, saved a stoppage-time penalty because the Young Lions beat Spain within the European U21 Championship ultimate on Saturday.