The Premier League champions have tabled a British-record offer for the 25-year-old, which will make him the most expensive signing in Premier League history, surpassing the £89 million spent by Manchester United on Paul Pogba in 2016.

After rejecting a contract extension at his boyhood club, Grealish was heavily linked with a blockbuster switch to the Etihad Stadium, with City boss Pep Guardiola keen on strengthening his attack ahead of the new campaign.