The Spaniard has constantly attracted attention from across Europe, due to his blistering speed and tricky footwork.
But Sport says he is most sought after in the Premier League, with City, Liverpool and Leeds eyeing a move this month.
Leeds' director of football, Victor Orta, worked with Traore while they were both at Middlesbrough between 2016–2018.
But LeedsLive report Traore moving to Elland Road is 'pure fantasy'.
It leaves current champions Liverpool and City scrapping it out for the wideman.