Manuel Pellegrini, like the rest of his counterparts in the Premier League, is getting his squad as ready as possible for the upcoming campaign.
Thursday’s West Ham transfer roundup includes good news in regards to a 16-year-old, an update in the pursuit of a Premier League striker and news in the pursuit of a La Liga star.
According to reliable West Ham insider ExWHUemployee, Amadou Diallo is to stay at West Ham and sign a new deal. There had been interest from Spain, France and Germany, but the 16-year-old will reportedly stay in London according to the same source.
Thursday’s print edition of the Mirror (27 June, page 65) have reported that West Ham are prepared to offer Bournemouth striker Callum Wilson a big pay-rise to bring him to the London Stadium. The Sun had previously reported that the Hammers were to make a £35m approach for the England international.
Spanish outlet El Desmarque are reporting that Maxi Gomez is waiting before signing for West Ham. The Argentinian is reportedly first looking to see whether Tottenham Hotspur’s interest in him is real before choosing. The forward scored 13 times last season.