West Ham United are ramping up their preparation for a giant summer time window by figuring out Josip Brekalo as a possible signing, based on Calciomercato.

The 23-year-old has spent the season on loan at Torino from Wolfsburg and the Serie A aspect had the choice to make the transfer everlasting for simply £8.4million however they selected to not activate that clause earlier than the 15 Might deadline.

That has opened the door for the Irons, together with Southampton, Eintracht Frankfurt and Sevilla, to line up and attempt to prize him away from the Bundesliga outfit.

The Croatian although would like a transfer to a different Italian aspect after scoring seven targets in his first Serie A season however no club from that nation has but made any sort of transfer for his providers.

It’s thought {that a} related value to the £8.4million within the authentic loan deal can be what any club attempting to purchase him must pay along with his contract expiring subsequent summer time and Wolfsburg eager to money in whereas they will.


Contemplating that the Hammers are a workforce that’s now an everyday challenger for European locations within the Premier League, they need to actually be trying a lot larger within the transfer market than somebody who can’t hit double figures as an attacker.

You possibly can’t see how Brekalo would displace Jarrod Bowen on the right-hand aspect and even the likes of Mentioned Benrahma and Pablo Fornals can be a lot most popular on the left.

David Moyes appears very eager to enhance his broad areas, or the depth in these positions a minimum of, however he has far more troubling positions to fret about.

We’d like a striker to problem and take the workload off Michail Antonio primarily, adopted by one other centre-half after which perhaps a central midfielder or two earlier than we start to take a look at wingers.

After a January of no new gamers, when it was actually wanted, this summer time window has to go proper if we wish to preserve our place as a constant top-six workforce for the foreseeable future.

In different West Ham information, one of many Hammers’ present wingers is ready to be offloaded after being a “bitter disappointment” following his £28million transfer.

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