Aguerd confusion cleared up

Late fears that Nayef Aguerd’s transfer to West Ham has been hijacked by Newcastle seem to have been allayed.

The Irons have tabled a bid for the Rennes defender within the area of £25m however final night time CandH discovered that there was curiosity from Newcastle which might have led to the deal being hijacked.

It has since emerged that Newcastle had missed out on two central defenders and had turned to Aguerd as their third selection.

Meahweile this afternoon there was confusion, with the media grapevine buzzing, that the central defender had not arrived at Rush Inexperienced as anticipated.

The assumption was that he no-showed an appointment with the club’s media staff at this time however the Guardian’s Jacob Steinberg has since reported that he’s in London and is about to endure his medical ahead of finishing the transfer.

West Ham have been chasing a deal for Aguerd for over a month and have lengthy been assured of beating the likes of Sevilla to his signature.

It now seems that he will likely be finishing the transfer to the Irons, barring one other late twist.

Author: Londonlad

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