Report: West Ham United make contact with Sunderland Didier N'dong

Didier N'dong of Sunderland in action during the pre season friendly between Livingston and Sunderland at Almondvale Stadium on July 12, 2017 in Livingston, Scotland.

Sunderland midfielder Didier N'dong is believed to be on West Ham United's radar.

Didier Ndong of Sunderland and Callum Reilly of Bury in action during the Carabao Cup First Round match between Bury and Sunderland at Gigg Lane on August 10, 2017 in Bury, England.

According to a report in the Daily Mail, West Ham United have asked Sunderland about the availability of Didier N'dong.

N'dong has been put up for sale by Sunderland this month, as they feel they could raise some money by selling the midfielder.

Didier N'dong of Sunderland in action during the pre season friendly between Livingston and Sunderland at Almondvale Stadium on July 12, 2017 in Livingston, Scotland.

And West Ham are believed to be interested in the Senegalese international.

N'dong is one of Sunderland’s few saleable assets, and Chris Coleman could look to cash in to raise funds for his own planned additions.

Whether West Ham would be willing to pay Sunderland’s asking price for N'dong remains to be seen.

Nikola Vlasic of Everton tackles Dider N'dong of Sunderland during the Carabao Cup Third Round match between Everton and Sunderland at Goodison Park on September 20, 2017 in Liverpool,...

Sunderland are looking for around £8 million for the midfielder, who has been rotated in and out of their side this season.

David Sullivan has promised that West Ham are looking to invest today, but their progress in the transfer market has been slow so far this month.

The Hammers have brought in just one new player, with Joao Mario arriving on loan from Inter Milan.

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