The 23-year old English-born Nigerian winger spent a successful six months with âGers before he decided not to switch his contract over to Charles Greenâs newco and he is now set to sign a two-year deal with the Tigers.
Aluko, who has passed a medical at the KC Stadium, is on the verge of reuniting with former Birmingham City boss Steve Bruce who is looking forward to securing the services of the highly-talented attacker.
âI have always kept my eye on Sone,â Bruce said.
âHe can play across the front positions, whether itâs through the middle or on either flank.
âHeâs very quick, direct at running and heâs a very good finisher too.â