Niang has played for the U-21 side and his parents are from Senegal. Niang who scored five goals in the Ligue one plays for Caen and he remains the second youngest player to score a goal in Ligue one
Caen coach Patrice Garande does not believe he should be looking to leave at this point.
"What I say in relation to him is simple, he has talent - yes, does he have the potential to make a career - yes," he said.
"But is he doing the right thing for this at the moment - no."
Asked if he would be using him next season, Garande replied: "If he is here I will count on him, he leaves tomorrow we won't."