Chelsea expressed interest in signing of 28-year-old forward valued at £16m

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Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea are reportedly both interested in signing of West Bromwich Albion forward Salomon Rondon.

Rondon is expected to leave the relegated Premier League team, with the Venezuelan forward is available for £16m due to a buy-out clause in his current deal.

The Blues remain keen to bring in a target man this summer despite signing France international forward Olivier Giroud during the January transfer window, while the Spurs are also looking for a suitable back-up to Harry Kane with Fernando Llorente is likely to leave the club this summer.

The Mirror reports that both London clubs have identified Rondon as a possible option, however, could face competition from West Ham United as they are also in the market for a new centre-forward.

Rondon has found back of the net 10 times in 39 games for the Baggies across all competitions last campaign, including seven in 37 Premier League outings.

West Brom boss Darren Moore is eager to keep as much of his squad together in a bid to return the Baggies back to the Premier League, however, the likes of Rondon and Johnny Evans likely to leave the club in the summer.