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West Ham in touch to signal £30m striker for Julen Lopetegui


West Ham United are on the hunt for additional attacking additions after Luis Guilherme and have reportedly held talks for a £30m striker.

West Ham switch rumours

Technical director Tim Steidten pushed for West Ham to signal Guilherme from Palmeiras, with the winger formally turning into the membership’s first arrival of the Julen Lopetegui period. Talking after securing a transfer for {the teenager}, Steidten was stuffed with reward for Guilherme:

“We’re actually completely happy that Luis Guilherme is now a West Ham United participant. He’s a really thrilling younger expertise who we’ve got adopted for a while, and as soon as we grew to become conscious that he was accessible, Julen and I have been decided to deliver him to London.”

“This can be a essential signing for us – we’ve labored exhausting throughout the Membership, working intently with the Board, to safe Luis’s signature. We all know how the robust the Premier League is, and we would like a squad that’s aggressive subsequent season, but additionally to seek out the steadiness of making certain that we plan for the longer-term future. Thrilling younger gamers like Luis Guilherme will assist us to achieve these targets.”


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The Hammers have made one other breakthrough.

After Guilherme, West Ham need extra within the remaining third, with bids made for former Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha, now at Galatasaray, and Colombian ahead Jhon Arias at Fluminense. A gap provide for Zaha was considered value £6m, whereas a complete bundle for Arias may rise to round £13m. Neither deal has been sealed as of but, which has led the Hammers to a striker at present on the Copa America.

West Ham maintain Jonathan David talks

In keeping with HITC, West Ham officers have held talks over a transfer to signal Jonathan David from Lille this summer season. The Irons aren’t the one Premier League aspect eager, although, with Chelsea, Manchester United and Tottenham additionally holding conversations. David, a Canada worldwide, has simply 12 months remaining on his cope with the Ligue 1 aspect and is open to leaving this summer season.


The report provides that golf equipment really feel a deal value not more than £30m can be sufficient to signal David, with Arsenal, Liverpool and Newcastle additionally making contact however not holding talks. It seems as if there’s an actual probability David will transfer to England forward of the 2024/25 marketing campaign after scoring 84 targets in 183 appearances for Lille since 2020.

He’s understandably are available for reward throughout that point, with Zach Lowy hailing him as an “completely large” participant for Lille and Thierry Henry saying:

“When you’ve a participant like Jonathan David, who runs the best way he does, in behind. His directness. Don’t ask him to come back to play or help as a result of he has none this season. If he sees the centre-back dropping, then he’ll go in behind. However as quickly as he sees there’s a hole, he’ll run and he’s additionally fairly sturdy too and he loves contacts.”