The defender is just 17 years of age but already boasts experience in the Scottish Premiership, featuring twice as Dundee United plummeted out of the top flight last season.
He’s already made an appearance in the Scottish League Cup this season but that looks to be his final senior outing for the Terrors.
According to The Courier, Stoke City have agreed a £200k transfer fee for Souttar, who measures in at a whopping 6 foot 7, with £100k to be paid up front.
The teenager is now said to be travelling to the Potteries with his agent, John Colquhoun, to take a closer look at the facilities on offer at the Bet365 Stadium and Stoke’s training ground.
Dundee United are expected to use the cash to invest in another centre-half as they prepare for a season in the Scottish Championship.