Sullivan reveals that West Ham have made a 30 million euro bid for a player

David Sullivan has revealed to Sky Sports News that West Ham have put in a 30 million euro bid for a player. He also mentioned that the Hammers were ready to make another £20m-25m bid for a striker in England later this week, and could spend as much as £50m on transfers this summer.

Is the 30 million euro player Batshuayi? Or is it Lacazette? Sullivan quoting the figures in Euros would indicate a foreign player.

Either way, it is a statement of intent and will put all player agents into active-mode as they know West Ham are seriously interested in a striker and are ready to stump up cash.

Here is his full quote, for those interested [Read more…]

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