West Brom will have to splash out £3million if they want to pursue their interest in signing striker Obafemi Martins from Rubin Kazan, Press Association Sport understands.

It is believed former Newcastle striker Martins is keen to return to the Barclays Premier League and be closer to his family, who still live in England.

He has endured a difficult season with Rubin even though he helped them to win the Russian Cup in May, his first trophy success after his move from German side Wolfsburg in 2009 for £13.5million.

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