The Premier League champions have had a bid of £42m, with a doable additional £3m in add-ons, accepted by the Elland Street outfit.
A separate settlement has additionally been reached for Metropolis Academy midfielder Darko Gyabi to maneuver in the wrong way.
Manchester Metropolis have agreed a possible £45million take care of Leeds to signal England midfielder Kalvin Phillips, the PA information company understands.
The offers at the moment are topic to private phrases being agreed.
Phillips would turn into Metropolis’s third main addition of the summer season after the arrivals of forwards Erling Haaland and Julian Alvarez.
Metropolis have turned to Phillips to bolster their midfield after the departure of the long-serving Fernandinho on the finish of final season.
Phillips got here by way of the youth ranks at Leeds and performed a key half of their promotion again to the highest flight two years in the past.
He went on to ascertain himself within the Premier League and as an England worldwide.
The deal for Gyabi, an 18-year-old England Beneath-18 worldwide who joined Metropolis from Millwall 4 years in the past, has been negotiated independently.