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West Ham eyeing Rhys Norrington-Davies

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West Ham are reportedly serious about signing Sheffield United left-back Rhys Norrington-Davies and the Wales worldwide might enable David Moyes to lastly do away with Aaron Cresswell.

In accordance with The Solar, the Irons, Crystal Palace, Leicester Metropolis and AFC Bournemouth have been all monitoring the defender forward of a possible January switch transfer, though his present damage is about to rule him out till February.

The 23-year-old had been impressing in Paul Heckingbottom’s aspect at Bramall Lane forward of his damage setback and appeared prone to be a part of Rob Web page’s Wales squad for the World Cup in Qatar, on condition that the supervisor known as him “distinctive” earlier this 12 months.

Sadly for Norrington-Davies, he would miss the match along with his damage and might face one other 10 weeks on the sidelines, which can additionally rule out his possibilities of incomes a Premier League transfer in subsequent month’s window.

This season has seen the previous Stoke Metropolis and Luton City loanee make 15 appearances within the Championship for the promotion-chasing Blades, averaging a strong 6.60 score from WhoScored for his performances.

Ought to West Ham signal Norrington-Davies?




Ought to he arrive on the London Stadium within the close to future, he would possible compete with Cresswell and Emerson for a beginning spot in Moyes’ aspect, with the previous maybe extra prone to lose his place, on condition that he’ll flip 33 subsequent week.

Though he has been a wonderful servant for the membership, making 311 appearances for the Irons since becoming a member of from Ipswich City in the summertime of 2014, final season emphasised his vulnerabilities as a defender, as he was despatched off in two massively necessary Europa League fixtures in opposition to Lyon and Eintracht Frankfurt.

Cresswell has didn’t common above a 7/10 score from WhoScored in any of his eight and a half seasons with the membership, which means that Moyes needs to be aiming for higher, particularly if he nonetheless views the Hammers as a aspect able to taking part in common European soccer.

This season has seen Norrington-Davies common extra tackles (1.4 vs 0.9) and dribbles (0.3 vs 0.1) per recreation than Cresswell, whereas he’s additionally dribbled previous much less, which means that the younger Welshman may very well be an improve on the veteran full-back on the London Stadium.

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Cresswell’s contract at West Ham is set to run out on the finish of the present marketing campaign, which suggests {that a} alternative is required, and Norrington-Davies may very well be the perfect man.

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