West Ham United have been warned away from signing promising winger Keane Lewis-Potter this summer season by Hull City proprietor Acun Ilicali.

The 21-year-old has been on the radar of the Hammers for a while and they’re joined by the likes of Brentford, Southampton and Bournemouth in desirous to safe his signature this summer season.

He has been the main gentle of the Tigers’ season within the Championship and he has been touted for nice issues on the MKM Stadium however Ilicali has been defiant in a current press convention.

“Keane is like God’s reward to us,” Ilicali stated, as quoted by the Every day Mail. “He has excessive potential. He’s going to be one of many largest stars of the long run.

“In fact, we’ve got massive gives for him. If I had any curiosity in making any cash, there can’t be a greater deal than that.

“You purchase a soccer club and also you promote the left-winger and also you make sufficient cash to make all of the transfers.

“However I reject all of those. Even when they provide £30m to me, I cannot promote him as a result of I feel his presence is way more necessary than something for this club in the intervening time.

“When I’ve one thing shiny, I do all the things to get it. However on this case, he’s already with us, so no one can take him from us.”

Inside assist

Within the four-way race for Lewis-Potter, the Irons maintain a bonus that no different facet can utilise and it’s one thing that David Moyes may want to use when the transfer window opens.

West ham have already made a purchase order from Humberside with now star participant Jarrod Bowen coming from the Tigers to the capital again in 2020.

The 25-year-old has gone on to be a correct Premier League stage participant and somebody who may go on to play for England and win a few of soccer’s largest trophies all through his profession.

The identical future may simply be in Lewis-Potter’s path however we’ll by no means know except he leaves Hull fairly quickly and make that step as much as the massive time.

£30million could be a stretch too far although with Premier League sides on the lookout for bargains, not rip-offs, in that division and Ilicali might be left with egg on his face if he leaves free of charge 12 months later.

In different West Ham information, Alphonse Areola must be signed completely by the club after an announcement on Thursday (19 Might).

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Author: Londonlad

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