Sky Bet Championship club Birmingham City are set to sign Nigeria forward Josh Maja from Girondins Bordeaux on a permanent deal.

Maja, according to transfer expert, Fabrizio Romano, will pen a five-year contract with the Blues.

The 23-year-old missed the first half of last season as a result of injury.

The Nigerian however spent the second half of the campaign with another Sky Bet Championship club, Stoke City.

Maja also once had a stint with Premier League club, Fulham.

The striker joined Bordeaux from Sunderland in 2019.

He has been capped once at the international level by Nigeria.

Transfer: Nigerian forward, Maja set to join Birmingham City