City boss Pep Guardiola has identified the England international as one of his primary summer targets, along with Tottenham Hotspur star Harry Kane.
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta is interested in signing a new goalkeeper ahead of the new Premier League season, with current number one Bernd Leno being linked with a move away from the Emirates Stadium.
- UK football fans were asked how far they think their chosen country will progress in Euro 2020
- 1/3rd of England fans think they will be knocked out in the quarter final stages of the tournament
- Only 10% of England fans think they have what it takes to go the whole way and win the tournament
England football fans were in particularly confident mood heading into the Euro 2020 tournament with a third (33%) of fans predicting they would reach the quarter final stages of the tournament this summer.
Research from 888 Sport pre- tournament has also revealed that 10% of England fans thought they will be knocked out in the last 16 stages of the tournament.
The 23-year-old enjoyed a fruitful 2020/21 campaign for Brighton, making 39 appearances in all competition.
Arsenal are said to be interested in his signature this summer, with the Gunners preparing to table a £45m offer, having seen their initial £40m bid rejected by the Seagulls.
The 26-year-old has enjoyed an impressive 2020-21 campaign for City, contributing 14 goals and 12 assists across all competitions.
However, Sterling was unable to nail down a regular spot at the European season, with Phil Foden regularly preferred ahead of him.