The Oostende centre-back has been linked with a surprise move to Aston Villa, but would he solve Steve Bruce's defensive dilemma?
The 24-year-old is a former Belgium under-21 international.
The Hammers allegedly sent representatives to watch KV Oostende's Gohi Bi Cyriac over the weekend.
West Ham are keen on signing Bruno Godeau, according to reports in Belgium.
Bruno Godeau has reportedly caught Ian Holloway’s eye, and Crystal Palace could try to sign the Belgian centre-back before their match against Tottenham Hotspur this weekend.