Stoke City have agreed on a £7million fee that will see the holding midfielder move from the Premier League to the two-time defending Europa League champions.
Stoke City are reportedly in talks to bring Real Madrid defensive midfielder Sergio Molina to the Potteries.
According to reports in France are linking Stoke City's midfield anchor with potential moves to Arsenal, Liverpool, and Spurs plus vague intimations of interest from the Bundesliga, La Liga and Serie A.
Steven Nzonzi isn't a goal-scorer but he got his second of the season as Stoke City routed Tottenham 3-0 at the Britannia on Saturday.
Mark Hughes admitted that his Stoke City side were second best during Sundays’ defeat at the Emirates as their poor run against Arsenal away from the Britannia continued.
Steven Nzonzi scored a brilliant goal past David De Gea to temporarily level the score at Old Trafford but it wasn't to be as Juan Mata made the difference in the 2-1 loss for the Potters.
Arsenal and Chelsea are the latest clubs to be linked to Stoke's want-away French midfielder, Steven Nzonzi.
Stoke City could be preparing a bid of up to 10 million pounds for Celtic's Victor Wanyama.
"I can confirm that we have received a written transfer request from Steven Nzonzi." announced Stoke chairman Peter Coates. Nzonzi feels that he needs to move in order to boost his international chances.