Sky Germany reports that Borussia Dortmund and Armel Bella-Kotchap have reached a verbal agreement.
According to Sky Germany, the Black and Yellows have reached a verbal agreement with the centre-back.
In order to complete the deal, Dortmund must now reach an agreement with Southampton.
According to reports, Dortmund hope to sign the 21-year-old on loan with an option to buy.
Bayern have also been linked with a move for Bella-Kotchap, but are reportedly focusing on Chelsea's Trevoh Chalobah instead.
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