Norwich City are still searching for a new manager after sacking Alex Neil earlier this month, and a move for Southend United boss Phil Brown should at least be considered.
The Cottagers star won his first call-up to Gordon Strachan's Scotland squad this week.
The Shrimpers are pursuing a deal with Tottenham for the England youth international.
The Newcastle United manager has already been busy bringing in six new faces this summer.
Southend United manager Phil Brown says that he wants to sign released Rangers forward Nicky Clark in the summer transfer window.
Goalkeeper Daniel Bentley is a reported target for Mark Warburton at Rangers, while midfielder Jack Payne has been linked with a move to Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Glasgow Rangers boss Mark Warburton has been linked with potentially trying to bring the goalkeeper to Ibrox.
Sheffield Wednesday are set to meet Hull City at Wembley tomorrow.
The pair worked together at Bolton Wanderers and Brown believes that Allardyce has the players on side.
The Southend boss refused to give any real comment on a potential move.