Linked with a move to the Premier League last month, Olympique Marseille defender Doria has left the Ligue 1 club according to Marcelo Bielsa.
West Ham co-chairman David Gold has reportedly flown to France to secure a loan deal for Marseille defender Doria.
As it stands the French transfer window is closed, but Manchester United's move for Radamel Falcao is still to be clarified.
Serie A enthusiasts voted overwhelmingly for Aston Villa’s Ron Vlaar to be brought to Italy this summer over ex-Chelsea man Jeffrey Bruma in a poll from journalist Alfredo Pedulla.
Botafogo star Doria is reportedly on the radar for Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur. But Clarence Seedorf's appointment at the San Siro could be a killer blow.
Botafogo defender Doria has agreed a new deal with the club that keeps him in Brazil until 2017.
A round-up of news and views relating to Chelsea over the past 24 hours.
Liverpool could try and do a possible deal for Tottenham Hotspur and Barcelona target Doria, which would set them back around the £7 million mark.
Botafogo’s 18-year-old defender Doria is the latest name to be connected with a move for Tottenham Hotspur.
A select round-up of transfer news relating to Tottenham Hotspur, including Gareth Bale, Paulinho, Bernard, Dorla, Fredy Guarin and Andre Villas-Boas.