West Ham are contemplating a transfer to signal Bologna left-back Aaron Hickey this summer season, in response to The Solar.

The newspaper reported on their web site on 8 June that David Moyes desires a brand new left-back ahead of the 2022/23 season and is eager to signal a substitute for Aaron Cresswell.

Rangers and Bournemouth are reportedly eager on younger left-back Emmanuel Longelo with it seeming as if this summer season might be an enormous one in that space of the squad for the Hammers.

All change at left-back

Hickey is a 19-year-old Scotland international who’s had a shocking 2021/22 season with Bologna in Serie A.

The previous Hearts ace scored 5 targets and provided one help in 36 league appearances for the Italian outfit, taking part in primarily as a left-sided wing-back.

Hickey may also play on the right-hand facet of the pitch and may drop again right into a extra reserved position. Nonetheless, he is named a marauding, attack-minded full-back who likes to bomb ahead.

As quoted by the Sunday Put up on 20 March, Scotland manager Steve Clarke waxed lyrical about Hickey.

He stated: “Aaron is a player I don’t know very effectively. However he has carried out implausible out in Italy, and I hear loads of good tales about him.

“Austin McPhee labored with him at Hearts, and has numerous positives to say concerning the boy. He’s fairly versatile, can play off the left and off the precise and I imagine he can play central midfield.”

As Cresswell is ageing and remains to be susceptible to inconsistency, it could be a good suggestion for the Irons to board the hype practice with Scottish full-backs proper now.

It’ll price the Hammers a good bit.

The Edinburgh Put up reported on 18 Could that Hickey is valued at £13million and that he’s additionally being eyed up by Arsenal, Brentford, Newcastle and Napoli.

A deal can be powerful however with Moyes in cost on the London Stadium, absolutely having a Scottish manager will depend for one thing?

In different West Ham information, a deal is on the playing cards to signal a ahead who Moyes as soon as in comparison with Wayne Rooney.

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Author: Londonlad

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