Southampton are closing on a deal for Blackpool winger Matt Phillips.

The Daily Mail says Saints have already made a £6million bid for the 21-year-old Blackpool winger.

Phillips has impressed since joining the Tangerines from Wycombe two years ago, plundering 18 goals for the npower Championship side last season.

The Scotland international's form has seen him linked with a move away from Bloomfield Road, with the south coast club a potential destination.