City, who maintain a strong interest in Valencia's David Silva and admire Lazio left back Aleksandar Kolarov, rate the 20-year-old France international highly.
Nothing Toulouse: Moussa Sissoko has long been tracked by Premier League clubs
He was watched closely by Tottenham last season before they switched to cheaper alternative Sandro but he is keen to move after the World Cup.
City met with Sissoko's representatives in Paris last week and are weighing up a bid as they sift through a list of targets. Lyon are also interested.
City hope to agree a deal to finally sell striker Valeri Bojinov to Parma on Tuesday.
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