Skysports.com understands Guadeloupe midfielder Ludovic Sylvestre could be set for a move to England before the close of the transfer window.
The 25-year-old is currently plying his trade in the Czech Republic with FK Mlada Boleslav and his form has attracted the interest of a number of clubs.
Sylvestre came through the famed French football academy Clairefontaine and had a spell at Barcelona before ending up in the Czech Republic.
The classy midfielder has been earning rave reviews for FK Mlada Boleslav and scouts from clubs across Europe have been keeping tabs on his progress.
Championship trio Middlesbrough, Leicester and Sheffield Wednesday are all understood to be weighing up a move for the midfield playmaker.
Sylvestre is believed to be keen on a move to England and FK Mlada Boleslav are unlikely to stand in his way if an interested suitor firms up their interest in him with an offer.