AFC Bournemouth centre-back
Aké has picked up interest from a number of sides in recent transfer windows, but despite a move never materialising, it's now being claimed that the Netherlands international could secure a move away from Bournemouth this summer.
French outlet L'Equipe claim that
Eliaquim Mangala is expected to be sold this summer with just 12 months left on his contract at Etihad Stadium, while fringe players Pablo Marí and Erik Palmer-Brown aren't part of Guardiola's plans.
Netherlands Under-21 international Philippe Sandler will slowly be brought into the first-team at Manchester City, but the club are believed to be eyeing
Talk over Aké's future has pretty been quiet of late, but odd links to Tottenham and even Napoli popped up during the early stages of the transfer window.
It's unknown exactly how L'Equipe understand that the defender is 'likely' to join City as it's a story which has come out of the blue, and while it might be a dud, fans should be keeping an eye on this one to see how much traction it gains over the next few weeks.