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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 …

‘Great News’ ‘Gomez Who?’ ‘Top Six Easy!’ Fans Excited With West Ham On The Verge Of Clinching Club Record Signing

Haller

Eintracht Frankfurt have confirmed that they have accepted a bid from West Ham for striker Sebastien Haller. The 25-year-old is now travelling to undergo a medical, and if everything checks out, he will become a Hammers player. The fee for Haller could reportedly rise to £45m, according to the BBC, which would eclipse the club …

West Ham Offered France International In £36m Plus Player Swap Deal

Thauvin

West Ham have been offered the chance to sign Marseille forward Florian Thauvin, according to reports in the UK. The Frenchman could be available for €40m (£36m) with the Ligue One side also keen to include Javier Hernandez as part of the deal. Marseille are looking to offload some of their highest earners in order …

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 …

‘Could Have A Top Striker On Our Hands’ ‘Bullying Van Dijk In No Time’ Fans Excited As West Ham Close In On £45m Deal

Maxi Gomez

West Ham are now looking favourites to sign Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez, according to reports in the English media. There have been unconfirmed reports that Valencia have dropped out of the deal and the Hammers are now poised to sign the Uruguayan. However, it is believed that negotiations are still ongoing with West Ham …

‘Fear We Are A Bit Too Late’ ‘Make It Happen’ Fans React To Claim That West Ham Will Try And Hijack Bid For £45m Rated Forward

Maxi Gomez

West Ham have made a last-ditch attempt to sign Celta Vigo forward Maxi Gomez, according to reports. Valencia are said to be closing in on a deal for the striker, but the Hammers could make one last offer in order to hijack the transfer. Fans on Twitter are not optimistic about West Ham’s chances: Would …

More Trouble Than He Is Worth: West Ham Would Be Best Served Dropping £40m Valuation For Repeat Offender

Marko Arnautovic

Marko Arnautovic is once again the subject of more speculation surrounding his future at West Ham. Some reports have suggested that the Austrian has handed in a transfer request for the second time in six months, while others say he hasn’t, but could still be angling for a move away from the London Stadium. Either …

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 …

‘Malian Marcus Bent’ ‘Get Him In’ Fans On Social Media Debate Reports About Club’s Interest In 21-Goal Striker

Marega

West Ham is the likeliest destination for Porto striker Moussa Marega, according to reports in Portugal. The Malian international is apparently very keen to join a Premier League club this summer. Supporters on Twitter had a mixed reaction to the prospect of the Hammers signing Marega: Malian Marcus bent — martin tyzack (@MTyzack) 30 June …

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 …

‘Don’t Want Him’ ‘Please Tell Me That’s A Joke’ Fans Not Happy About West Ham’s Bid For South American Striker

Rondon

West Ham made a bid of £10m, plus Sam Byram and Jordan Hugill, for West Brom striker Salomon Rondon, according to reports in England. The 29-year-old has a release clause of £16.5m and the Baggies are said to have rejected the offer. Supporters on Twitter are not sure why the Hammers would be interested in …

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 …

Arnautovic’s Agent Speaks Out On Claims West Ham Star Is Seeking Italy Switch

Marko Arnautovic

The brother and agent of West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic has spoken out about claims that the forward wants to leave for a club in Italy. Reports in recent weeks have suggested that Inter Milan are looking to sign the Austrian international this summer. However, when asked about the rumours, Danijel Arnautovic said that he …

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 …