Manchester City ar eset to sign Spanish international winger David Silva from Valencia for an undisclosed fee.
City have agreed a five-year deal with the 24-year-old, who will complete a medical and sign for the club once his involvement in the World Cup is over.
He said: "The Premier League is one of the best competitions in the world and I want to bring success to City.
"They are a club with a great future with fantastic players. I want to be an important player in City's history."
Silva is City's second major signing of the summer, following the capture of Hamburg's German international defender Jerome Boateng.