Glasgow Rangers should try and take advantage of the Premier League defender's contract situation and attempt to bring him to Ibrox this summer.
Premier League strugglers Southampton will let Florin Gardos and right-back Jeremy Pied leave St Mary's when their contracts expire at the end of 2017/18.
Southampton find themselves in a desperate position in the Premier League after an agonising defeat on Tuesday night.
Jeremy Pied made his first Premier League appearance of the season in Southampton's draw with Bournemouth.
The former Southampton boss looks set to take the reins at Leicester City.
Jeremy Pied has not played for Southampton in seven months.
Jeremy Pied's injury could scupper Everton's move for Southampton defender Cuco Martina.
The French fullback has worked with Claude Puel at two other clubs.
Jeremy Pied has reunited with Claude Puel at Southampton.
The Hammers need to strengthen their squad in defensive areas.