West Ham are eyeing Borussia Mönchengladbach midfielder Kouadio Kone.
The exciting attacking talent has been a long-term target for West Ham’s management team.
BILD says the Irons have since stepped up their interest ahead of the January market.
Kone’s agreement with the German club runs until the summer of 2025.
He has made 14 appearances for Borussia Monchengladbach this season and has provided one assist.