Skysports.com understands Port Vale have agreed a deal to sign Sean Rigg from Bristol Rovers.
Rigg spent two spells on loan at Port Vale this season and impressed during his time at Vale Park.
The 21-year-old made 26 appearances and scored three goals during his loan spell.
Vale boss Micky Adams was keen to make the loan move into a permanent deal and it appears an agreement has been reached.
Rigg is expected to sign a two-year deal at Vale as Adams begins his plans for next season in earnest.