By Dave Langton
West Ham are assured that they’ve crushed Sevilla to the signing of Rennes defender Nayef Aguerd.
Sources near the deal have advised ClaretandHugh that the Hammers are closing in on the signing of the centre-back ahead of the summer time transfer window opening.
Spanish facet Sevilla have been additionally serious about a deal and there was a confidence on the club that they might signal him after tabling a bid value €15m, which equates to £12.7m.
West Ham have are available with a a lot larger supply, although, of €30m, which is £25.5m which if true is weird!
But it surely means we’re manner out on entrance to signal the 26-year-old and that, barring any important late hitches, he’ll be a part of the club.
Aguerd is a Morocco international with 19 caps and was a fixture for Rennes in Ligue 1, taking part in 31 instances and even scoring twice.
West Ham are additionally set to safe the everlasting signing of Alphonse Areola from PSG after his profitable loan spell, and Aguerd may quickly be a part of him.