Bournemouth look set to beat Nottingham Forest to the 20-year-old's signing.
Leeds United should still be hopeful of signing Bournemouth winger Marc Pugh.
Monk wants to enhance his options in January so what better way than to add players who can play in a number of positions?
These players have barely had a kick so far this season and should consider leaving.
Bournemouth lost 1-0 to Liverpool at Anfield in the Premier League on Monday evening.
Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry has been impressed with Bournemouth’s Matt Ritchie, Callum Wilson, Marc Pugh and Yann Kermorgant.