Hull City are eyeing Olympique Marseille midfielder Alaixys Romao.

The Hull Daily Mail says Romao has been a starting regular since arriving from Lorient in January 2013 and the Tigers are reported to be have kept a close eye on the defensive midfielder for some time.

The Togo international still has two years to run on his current deal, but would be available for a fee of around £2.4m and is keen on a move to England.

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