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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 …

A £75m Gamble That Pellegrini And Husillos Are Hoping Will Pay Off

Fornals

West Ham had been in negotiations with Celta Vigo about signing both Maxi Gomez and Stanislav Lobotka, with a deal likely to be worth almost £60m. However, it seems a move for Lobotka has hit trouble and the Hammers are now focused on securing Villarreal midfielder Pablo Fornals instead. The Yellow Submarine reportedly value the …

West Ham Make Contract Over £58m Double Swoop For La Liga Pair

Maxi Gomez

West Ham have been in discussions with Celta Vigo over signing Maxi Gomez and Stanislav Lobotka, according to reports in the English media. The La Liga side reportedly value the pair at £58m but the Irons may face stiff competition from Valencia in order to land Gomez. The Uruguayan striker has a €50m (£44.5m) release …

Forget Rondon: This 22-Goal Championship Striker Would Be A Perfect Addition For West Ham

Che Adams

West Ham attempts to sign a new number nine this summer have really focused on target men. The likes of Salomon Rondon, Aleksandar Mitrovic, and to a lesser extent Maxi Gomez, are all strong aerially. The Hammers’ attack has, however, performed much better when there is someone up front who is more mobile. Although Marko …

Serie A Side Confident Of Sealing Move For £21m Rated Brazilian Ahead Of West Ham

Wesley Moraes

Lazio are confident that Club Brugge striker Wesley Moraes will move to Serie A this summer, according to reports in Italy. The Brazilian is said to favour a move to the Biancoceleste ahead of the likes of West Ham, Newcastle and Bayer Leverkusen, who are also believed to be interested. However, Lazio have yet to …

‘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 …

REPORT: West Ham’s First Summer Signing Is ‘Imminent,’ Could Cost £31m

West Ham are close to signing Porto striker Moussa Marega, according to Record. The Portuguese newspaper says the Malian international’s exit from the Estadio do Dragao is “imminent” with sources indicating that his destination will be the Hammers. Record believe Marega could leave for €35m (£31m) which is the 28-year-old’s release clause, although they do …

Three Areas Of The Pitch That West Ham Must Strengthen This Summer

Guillermo Maripan

A £30m transfer budget is peanuts these days but it appears Director of Football Mario Husillos will have to be satisfied with limited funds this summer. It, therefore, looks likely that a number of players will be sold in order for West Ham to bring in the types of signings they need before the beginning …

£35m Rated Colombian Marksman Responds To Transfer Talk Following West Ham Links

Duvan Zapata

Atalanta striker Duvan Zapata has responded to speculation that he may leave the Italian club at the end of the season. The Colombian is currently on a two-year loan from Sampdoria, but reports had linked him with a €40m (£35m) move to West Ham in January. Asked about potentially moving on from Atalanta, Zapata responded …

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 Ready To Launch £10m Offer For 14-Goal Championship Ace

Che Adams

West Ham will look to bid £10m for Birmingham forward Che Adams before Thursday’s transfer deadline, according to reports in the UK. The 22-year-old has scored 14 goals in 30 appearances in the Championship this campaign and his form has led to interest from a number of Premier League clubs. Southampton have reportedly had an …

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 …

‘Get Him Gone’ ‘Only In It For The Money’ – Fans Angered By Hammers Star As Move Away Draws Nearer

Guangzhou Evergrande have made a new bid for West Ham forward Marko Arnautovic, according to reports in England. The 29-year-old was withdrawn from the squad for yesterday’s game against Bournemouth with Hammers manager Manuel Pellegrini feeling the player was not in the right frame of mind to play. Fans on Twitter are frustrated with how …

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 …