West Ham United and Everton trail Newcastle United in the race to sign the Sporting ace, according to the bookies.
Everton should be looking to sign Sporting Lisbon striker Bas Dost.
Newcastle United reportedly made a bid for the prolific forward earlier this month but it was nowhere near enough.
The Dutchman would be an outstanding addition to the Newcastle United squad.
A round up of transfer news from the past 24 hours surrounding Newcastle United.
The Dutchman enjoyed a prolific season with Sporting Lisbon last term, but this isn't the first time he has been linked to Newcastle.
Sporting Lisbon striker Bas Dost would cost Newcastle United an eye-watering sum.
Newcastle United have reportedly missed out on signing Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham, so perhaps a move for a former target should be on their radar.
Dost is an historic target for both Newcastle United and West Ham United.
Bas Dost was linked with Premier League pair Everton and West Bromwich Albion earlier this month, and proved exactly why he's wanted in his latest outing.