The Reds could lose out on a fee with the player's contract set to expire in the summer.
Leeds United have long been linked with the Norwich City forward and now he has slipped even further down the pecking order.
Aston Villa were reportedly interested in signing the Frenchman on loan.
Newcastle are reportedly waiting until summer to pursue PSV Eindhoven defender Jetro Willems.
The Premier League's bottom side failed to secure a work permit for the goalkeeper on two occasions this window, reports claim.
Derby County have a bloated squad that is in need of trimming.
West Ham have signed striker Emmanuel Emmenike on loan from Fenerbahce.
The 21-year-old missed the Hoops' Scottish League Cup semi-final defeat to Ross County.
The 20-year-old Newcastle defender took to social media on Sunday night.
Leeds boss Steve Evans has ended his interest in Barnsley striker Sam Winnall - and is frustrated with the Tykes for their conduct.