Lamine Sane was close to joining Swansea City and Aston Villa in January 2016 - but is now inspiring a Great Escape at Werder Bremen.
Hull City are reportedly discussing a move for Lamine Sane.
The Senegalese defender was said to be involved in an altercation with team-mate Jerome Prior.
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The club are now said to be focusing their efforts on signing a new striker and goalkeeper, having seen a deal for Hajduk Split shot-stopper Lovre Kalinic collapse over work permit issues.
Swansea City are reportedly hijacking Aston Villa's bid for Lamine Sane.
The club are reportedly trying to bring the 28-year-old Senegal international to Villa Park on a loan deal for the rest of the season.
Aston Villa could miss out on Bordeaux defender Lamine Sane.
Aston Villa have been heavily linked with the 28-year-old centre-back.
Bordeaux defender Lamine Sane is reportedly on the verge of joining Aston Villa.