Terem Moffi, a forward for Nigeria, has been the subject of discussions between West Ham United and his representatives.
tbrfootball.com reports that the Hammers are actively pursuing a contract with the Lorient this month.
According to the Daily Mail, Aston Villa, Southampton, and Crystal Palace are reportedly considering signing Moffi.
The 23-year-old has been incredibly productive for Les Merlus this season, scoring ten goals in 17 league games.
Only 15 goals have been scored by West Ham United this season in 18 games.
No Hammers player has scored more than three times this season in the Premier League.
Moffi has scored 32 goals in 85 league games for Lorient, an impressive total.