West Brom want the England international striker Rickie Lambert for next season.
HITC Sport understands that discussions are at an advanced stage and that the youngster will be on Tyneside in the next 48 hours.
Manchester United's players came up against one of the biggest sides in France this week.
The former Parma and Cagliari men were both released by their respective clubs this summer.
Weiss is now head coach of Kairat Almaty, who take on Aberdeen this evening.
The Royals are keen on the attacker, currently with Serie A outfit Torino.
The striker had been linked with moves to Arsenal, Aston Villa and Chelsea.
The former Anderlecht star played his first game for the Magpies since a £13 million move.
The West Ham co-owner's son is hoping the summer signing can settle into Premier League life as well as the Arsenal forward.
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