BOURNEMOUTH are closing in on a deal to sign the "Guernsey Grealish" Alex Scott, reports suggest.
The Bristol City star is said to be in advanced talks to head to the Vitality Stadium in a £25million transfer.
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Scott, 19, starred in the Championship for City last season but shot into the limelight after a bright display against Manchester City in the fifth round of the FA Cup.
These performances saw the midfielder – who has been likened to City and England star Jack Grealish – tipped for a move to Premier League.
SunSport revealed how Tottenham were interested in a move for the teenager in March.
While Julen Lopetegui's Wolves also submitted multiple bids to try and land Scott.
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But, according to The Telegraph, they are set to be left frustrated by their No1 target after seeing two bids turned down by the Robins, who stuck firmly to their £25m asking price.
Scott's stock was also picked up in Europe, with Inter Milan reportedly interested in signing Scott.
Regardless, the England Under-20 star now looks destined to join the Cherries ahead of the upcoming season.
It has been a busy summer for the Andoni Iraola's south Coast outfit.