Sunderland full-back Kieran Richardson is in talks with Fulham after the two clubs agreed a fee for his transfer.
Black Cats boss Martin O'Neill confirmed that the Wearsiders have accepted an offer for the 27-year-old, but did not disclose the club.
However, Press Association Sport understands it is the Londoners who have firmed up their interest.
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