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West Ham Planning Free Transfer Move For Former La Liga Midfield Enforcer

Radoja

West Ham are considering a move for former Celta Vigo star Nemanja Radoja, according to TEAMtalk. The Serbian international is available on a free transfer and can move to English clubs outside of the transfer window. The Hammers are not the only team interested in the 26-year-old, though, with Brighton and Leeds also keeping tabs …

5 Reasons Why Haller Is A Better Signing Than Gomez For West Ham

Haller

It’s been a long drawn-out process to signing a new striker this summer but it looks like finally, West Ham will sign Sebastien Haller from Eintracht Frankfurt for £45m. The club were, though, initially prepared to pay roughly the same amount for another forward: Maxi Gomez. Here are five reasons why the Hammers may have …

England Ace May Cost £15m More But West Ham Would Be Getting An Improvement On Gomez

Callum Wilson

With West Ham having seemingly lost out on Celta Vigo’s Maxi Gomez, their attentions may now turn to another striker target. He may cost £15m more than the Uruguayan, according to reports, but Bournemouth’s Callum Wilson does have a number of qualities which are superior to Gomez. Here are three ways he would be an …

West Ham Could Lose Out On Key Target As Club Are Handed A Deadline To Agree £45m Deal

Maxi Gomez

West Ham have been told by Celta Vigo that a payment structure must be agreed by the end of today or Maxi Gomez will join Valencia, according to the Daily Mail. Valencia have reportedly agreed to pay £13m plus Santi Mina for the striker, but the Hammers came in with an eleventh-hour bid worth €50m …

West Ham Handed Huge Transfer Blow In Pursuit Of £45m Rated Striker Target

Maxi Gomez

West Ham could miss out on Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez with Valencia looking likely to clinch a deal for the Uruguayan, according to Marca. It is believed that midfielder Santi Mina will be used as a makeweight in the deal with Valencia also paying between €15m and €20m in cash in order to secure …

West Ham On Alert As £30m Rated Spanish Ace Angles For Premier League Switch

Rodrigo

West Ham and Everton have been alerted to the availability of Valencia striker Rodrigo, according to reports. The Spanish international is said to be interested in a move to the Premier League this summer if a deal can be agreed. Valencia may take a tough stance on Rodrigo’s sale as he is a key first-team …

Four Strikers Who West Ham Could Go After If Gomez Deal Collapses

Ben Yedder

Negotiations for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez appear to be dragging on, with the main sticking point seemingly being that West Ham can’t match the striker’s €50m(£45m) release clause. With some reports suggesting that talks could drag on throughout the whole transfer window, it may be good to look at some potential alternatives who the …

West Ham Ace Turns Down £50K A Week Contract Offer From Turkish Giants

Javier Hernandez

West Ham striker Javier Hernandez has turned down a contract proposal from Galatasaray, according to reports in the Turkish media. The Super Lig champions are believed to have offered the Mexican €3m a year, approximately £50,000 a week, but the forward wants them to match his salary at the Hammers. Hernandez’s current wage at the …

Celta Vigo Chief Speaks Out After Claims Of Agreement For Gomez

Maxi Gomez

Celta Vigo president Carlos Mourino has said the Spanish side expect any interested club to meet Maxi Gomez’s release clause. Reports had claimed that West Ham had an offer accepted for the Uruguayan international, but speaking about the striker’s future, Mourino dismissed those reports by stating: “We aren’t going to give Maxi away, and teams …

West Ham Fear £25m Offer For La Liga Marksman Will Be Trumped By Rival

Maxi Gomez

West Ham are keen on Celta Vigo’s Maxi Gomez, but reports that a bid has been accepted for the Uruguayan are said to be wide of the mark, according to the Guardian. Celta Vigo reportedly accepted a £29m offer, plus add-ons, for the striker, but this is believed to be incorrect. Instead, the Hammers are …

‘We Always Have A Transfer Saga’ ‘No Idea Why We Allow These Things To Drag On’ West Ham Fans Frustrated Over Striker Deal Delay

Maxi Gomez

West Ham are not close to signing Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez, according to reports in England. The Hammers had been negotiating a double deal for the Uruguayan and his teammate Stanislav Lobotka, but after a move for the Slovakian collapsed, it seems things have also gone quiet on the Gomez front as well. Fans …

West Ham Could Step In To Land £8.9m Rated Spanish Midfield Star

Portu

West Ham are one of the teams involved in the battle to sign Girona attacking midfielder Portu, according to reports in Spain. The 27-year-old is believed to have agreed a move to Real Sociedad but the Basque team currently don’t have the €10million (£8.9m) needed to complete the deal. They are waiting to get some …

‘Typical West Ham Way’ ‘Familiar Story’ Fans Frustrated As Club Turn Away From Making £44m Swoop

Maxi Gomez

West Ham have decided against making an offer for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez, according to reports in England. The Uruguayan international’s release clause would have been reduced to £22m if his side had been relegated this season, but Celta survived the drop and any team must now pay a hefty £44m. The Hammers’ reported …

Barcelona Attempt To Hijack West Ham’s Pursuit Of £44m Rated Summer Transfer Target

Maxi Gomez

Barcelona have made Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez a summer transfer target, according to Mundo Deportivo. The Catalan newspaper reports that Barca are keen to snap up a new striker with the Uruguayan their favoured option ahead of Eintracht Frankfurt’s Luka Jovic and AC Milan’s Andre Silva. West Ham tried to sign Gomez in the …

REPORT: West Ham Target Put Up For Sale For £44m But Italian Giants Have Now Entered The Race

Duvan Zapata

Atalanta striker Duvan Zapata will be put up for sale in the summer, according to reports in Italy. The Colombian international was said to have been the subject of a bid from West Ham in January, but the offer was rejected by the Serie A side. It now seems, however, that Inter Milan could rival …

West Ham Eyeing Double Raid On Celta Vigo With Move For Slovakian Midfield General

Stanislav Lobotka

West Ham are keen on signing Celta Vigo midfielder Stanislav Lobotka, according to reports in England. The Hammers are hoping to seal a £43.3m for teammate Maxi Gomez, but it is believed they have also held talks about Lobotka. The Slovakian international has been in Spain for the last two seasons after moving from Danish …

REPORT: West Ham In Talks With La Liga Club For £44m Rated Uruguayan Hitman

Maxi Gomez

West Ham are in negotiations for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez, according to reports in Spain. Hammers officials are reportedly in the country to thrash out a deal for the Uruguayan international as they look for a possible replacement for Marko Arnautovic. The Austrian is keen on leaving for China with Shanghai SIPG expected to …