Bright Osayi-Samuel is reportedly on Aston Villa's radar
Bright Osayi-Samuel made his senior debut for Blackpool in 2014 and has featured 27 times for the League Two side this season.
However, the Birmingham Mail claim Aston Villa are now in the race to sign the talented young winger.
Bright Osayi-Samuel is also a target for Arsenal and Tottenham
The report says Steve Bruce's side have been keeping tabs on the Nigerian-born youngster and have been impressed by his performances this season.
Osayi-Samuel's current contact with Blackpool expires in the summer but the club have the option to extend it for a further year.
He is predominantly a right winger but has also been deployed on the left and as a striker this season by Gary Bowyer.
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And Bowyer has previously suggested he can do little to prevent the teenager from leaving Bloomfield Road in the near future.
"My philosophy is simple – if people are coming to watch us, then it is a sign that we are doing something right and are helping players to progress," Bowyer said.
"We have some good young players here and it does not surprise me.
Blackpool are resigned to losing Bright Osayi-Samuel
"If there is a young player playing regular first-team football anywhere up or down the country, then the big boys have to do their job properly.
“Do I want to lose any of the players? No, but I realise we are in League Two."
Osayi-Samuel has made 59 appearances for Blackpool since breaking into the first team in 2014, scoring two goals.