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Bayern Munich ‘in advanced talks’ for PSG wonderkid Kouassi

Bayern Munich are in advanced talks to sign Paris Saint-Germain defensive prospect Tanguy KouassiFussball Transfers claims.

The teenager has not signed a contract renewal with the Parisians despite indicating he’d like to stay.

AC Milan and RB Leipzig have been the two clubs most heavily linked with Kouassi, while reports today state Rennes have made him an offer.

Two other Bundesliga clubs, Borussia Dortmund and Borussia Monchengladbach, have also shown interest.

But the information FT has is that Kouassi is in the advanced stages of negotiating a move to Bayern.

Kouassi, who turned 18 earlier this month, is considered one of the world’s best players in his age group.

The fact that he is available on a free transfer makes him a much sought-after talent.

Bayern will only have to pay €300,000 in training costs if they sign him, although he would receive a big signing-on fee.

It is reported that Kouassi could replace Jerome Boateng, 31, who is interested in a new challenge.

Boateng, along with fellow Bayern defenders Lucas Hernandez and David Alaba, has been linked with a move to PSG.

18:20 UPDATE:

This story is now being confirmed by several reliable sources across Europe.

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