The Sunderland defender could replace Michael Keane at Burnley, according to the bookies.
Burnley have been linked with moves for Sheffield Wednesday and West Bromwich Albion defenders.
West Brom should line up a move for Reading defender Liam Moore; if the club decide to sell Craig Dawson to Burnley.
The West Bromwich Albion was reportedly wanted by Sean Dyche at Burnley three years ago.
Craig Dawson is on the verge of signing a new contract with West Brom.
The Liverpool teenager would be the ideal short-term option for West Bromwich Albion as they bid to maintain their impressive progress.
Jonas Olsson left West Bromwich Albion recently, leaving Tony Pulis surely looking for further reinforcements.
West Brom were disappointed after failing to sign a centre-back in January but the 26-year-old is compensating quite nicely.
West Brom were in fine form on Monday as they obliterated Burnley by four goals to nil.
The Baggies defender believes their second successive win can propel West Brom up the Premier League table.