Four things West Ham fans need to know about Defrel

West Ham United have struggled to score goals all season, and manager Slaven Bilic will surely be looking to sign a striker during the January transfer window.

With Andy Carroll’s injury problems continuing, Diafra Sakho spending the majority of the campaign on the sidelines with a back problem and summer loan signing Simone Zaza struggling to adapt to the English game, a forward must be top of Bilic’s shopping list.

The Irons have only netted 18 times in 16 Premier League games this term and with their defence proving to be anything but solid – they have conceded 31 – more is needed at the other end of the pitch.

One player they have been linked with to solve their goalscoring woes is Sassuolo striker Gregoire Defrel, who has impressed many people with his form for the Serie A outfit this term.

Here are FOUR things West Ham fans need to know about Defrel…