Sunderland and West Bromwich Albion are chasing Levante striker Arouna Kone.
The Mirror says Kone has snubbed a £6million move to Russian club Rubin Kazan - because he is desperate to play in the Premier League.
West Brom and Sunderland are interested, but both value the 28-year-old at around £2m.
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