It will be interesting to see what business West Ham do before now and the end of the transfer window, which closes on August 8th. Today’s Hammers transfer roundup includes an update in the pursuit of a Championship striker, a boost in regards to a star midfielder and news on a La Liga player.
Khan wants to keep Mitrovic
Fulham owner Tony Khan has told Fulham podcast Fulhamish that he will do everything he can to keep Aleksandar Mitrovic at the club this summer. West Ham had been mooted as a potential destination for the Serbian, but Khan said, “I would like to retain as many of our key players as possible, and that includes Aleksandar Mitrovic. We made a big investment to get him here and I believe in him”.
Rice drops hint about future
Declan Rice has seemingly indicated that he will be staying at West Ham this summer via his Twitter page. The England international was asked whether he would be keeping the number 41 shirt with the Irons next season, and the 20-year-old confirmed that he would.
Borja Iglesias comments
Borja Iglesias has played down any suggestions that he will be on the move to West Ham this summer. Asked in an interview with La Voz de Galicia whether he would be joining his good friend Roberto, who recently left Espanyol, at the London Stadium, he said “In principle, nothing. Nothing like that”.