West Brom have signed defender James Chester from Hull City, the two clubs have confirmed.
Former Manchester United youngster Chester has penned a four-year deal at The Hawthorns.
West Brom have agreed a deal worth up to £8million for Hull defender James Chester.
The 26-year-old is due at the club for a medical on Tuesday afternoon with terms agreed to move to The Hawthorns.
He is expected to tie up the switch within the next 24 hours after leaving Hull's training camp in Austria as Tony Pulis' recruitment drive gathers pace.
The FA Council has rejected Hull City's application to change their playing name to Hull Tigers, the governing body said in a statement.
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Derby have completed the signing of winger Tom Ince on a permanent basis from Hull for a fee in the region of £5million.
The former Blackpool wideman spent parts of last season on loan with the East Midlands club, penning a four-year deal at Derby.
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First David Meyler and then Stephen Quinn have goals chalked off by the officials with a matter of seconds. Both calls were correct, it should be said.
Hull boss Steve Bruce has admitted he never imagined the Tigers would be fighting for their Premier League lives after starting their campaign with arguably the strongest squad in the club's history.
Bruce was widely credited with landing the pick of the transfer deadline day buys with Abel Hernandez, Mohamed Diame, Gaston Ramirez and on-loan Newcastle midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa all arriving at the KC Stadium.
"At the end of August when I looked at the squad I didn't think we would be in this situation. There have been many reasons why but I don't really want to make excuses - this isn't the time for it.
"We've had a tough four or five months with big players not being able to take part but we've got to take it on the chin and accept we haven't been good enough. We've got one last chance to redeem ourselves."