Hull City are in talks to sign defender Jean-Armel Kana-Biyik from French club Rennes, according to Sky sources.
Jean-Armel Kana-Biyik has cast doubt over speculation he will leave Rennes by insisting he wants to prove himself in Ligue 1.
Rennes defender Jean-Armel Kana-Biyik has signed a contract extension which will keep him at the club until 2015.
Rennes have told West Ham United target Sylvain Marveaux that he is staying put this summer.
Jean-Armel Kana-Biyik has told skysports.com he is flattered by reports linking him with Everton.