Tigers hope to be able to land the wide man for as little as £3m this summer.
Hull City are keen to sign Bolton Wanderers midfielder Chung Yong Lee at the end of this season, according to reports in the Daily Mirror.
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The highly rated South Korea international was attracting much attention from Premier League clubs during the recent January transfer window.
However, with the Trotters understood to be seeking a fee of £6m for the 25-year-old last month, Lee remained with the Championship outfit.
But with Bolton now looking highly unlikely to gain promotion to the Premier League come the end of this campaign, the club look like being forced to sell their prize asset, with the Tigers his most likely next destination.