According to claim in the Austrian media, Bournemouth are taking an interest in Sturm Graz defender Dario Maresic.

Maresic is one of a number of players that will be out of contract with the Austrian side this summer.

Spox have reported Bournemouth are monitoring the situation with Maresic, and that the Premier League side have made an offer to the 18 year old. It’s claimed Bournemouth see the youngster as a potential good investment, and that a decision on the player’s future will be made soon.

Bournemouth aren’t the only club looking to raid Strum Graz after reports in recent months Leeds United are interested in Maresic’s teammate James Jeggo.

The Australian has been offered a contract extension, but could still move this summer

Embed from Getty ImagesMaresci came through the Sturm Graz youth system, and made his debut for the senior team last year. However, he’s has been unable to cement a place in the starting eleven.

The central defender has also represented Austria at youth level.