It has been reported that Southampton are adamant that James Ward-Prowse goes nowhere this summer season and that is excellent news for West Ham United.
The Irons ought to take Southampton’s message as an indication to finish their pursuit of the 27-year-old.
Ward-Prowse signed a five-year cope with the Saints in the summertime of 2021 and it will command an enormous payment for Southampton to half methods with their captain.
Moreover, Ward-Prowse is 27 and received’t present any sell-on worth for West Ham ought to they select to maneuver for the free-kick specialist.
He’s within the prime of his profession and can probably only decline from now.
Moyes can be much better off investing in gamers that might be property for the club shifting ahead.
If the Hammers need to be a profitable and constant top-six club they should suppose good when it comes to recruitment and never simply aimlessly throw foolish cash at barely above common gamers.
Ward-Prowse wouldn’t be a foul addition at West Ham, however Southampton would try to squeeze each final penny out of Moyes’ price range earlier than giving the England man the inexperienced gentle to maneuver.
It guarantees to be an intriguing summer season for Moyes as he appears to overtake and rebuild his ageing squad.
In different West Ham information, Guardian journalist says Jesse Lingard to West Ham can be a ‘nice transfer’.