According to French journalist, Manu Lonjon, Newcastle United have been ‘monitoring’ the progress of Moses Simon.
The 24-year-old forward joined the French side last summer on a season-long loan deal from Levante. He has impressed in the French league with 25 games in all competitions, as he scored eight goals away and has delivered eight assists. He only has to find his way twice to realize his dream
The Nigerian international has expressed his desire to stay at Nantes beyond the end of the season.
Lonjon has claimed on Twitter that Hertha Berlin and Lyon are also interested in signing him.
Nantes are planning to exercise the purchase option in the deal which is set at five million euros following a successful loan spell.