Skysports.com understands Stoke City are continuing talks with Cameron Jerome.
The Potters have agreed a deal with Birmingham for Jerome as well as his team-mate Scott Dann.
While talks with Dann and West Ham's Carlton Cole have stalled in recent days, a move for Jerome is progressing.
Skysports.com understands that the Potters are hopeful that they could conclude a deal for Jerome early next week.
It is believed that Tony Pulis wants both Jerome and Cole to bolster his attacking options.