West Ham are exhibiting a powerful curiosity in Strasbourg striker Habib Diallo who can be on the needed checklist of Premier League rivals Brighton, stories have claimed.
The Hammers will likely be coping with the frustration of dropping to Frankfurt on Thursday evening. The European dream got here to an finish with a 3-1 aggregated defeat. However it’s certain to make boss David Moyes much more decided to bounce again stronger.
Talking after the 1-0 loss in Frankfurt, Moyes mentioned he was pleased with his gamers. He admitted that their probabilities of making the ultimate got here unstuck within the first leg once they conceded so early. Talking after the primary leg Moyes additionally urged that just a little further high quality was wanted to play at that stage.
It means the Scot is bound to strengthen his squad through the summer time switch window. He missed out on quite a few signings in January and that would even have performed its half.
A brand new striker is on the needed checklist as he has but to switch Sebastien Haller. And it will seem that Diallo is one choice for him. That’s in accordance with RMC Sport who declare the Hammers are eager.
Diallo has caught the attention for Strasbourg in Ligue 1 this season. He has chipped in with 12 targets in 30 appearances to assist his aspect to sixth place on the desk. They’re within the combine to qualify for Europe and Diallo has performed key function.
RMC say that West Ham are usually not the one social gathering although. Brighton have additionally been linked with the 26-year-old. The report claims that each golf equipment have stepped up their curiosity in latest weeks. ‘Concrete curiosity’ has been proven and provides may very well be forthcoming.
There may be additionally curiosity from different golf equipment all through Europe. Borussia Monchengladbach get a point out so Diallo won’t be in need of choices.
Strasbourg will likely be eager to maintain maintain however know they are going to battle. Most Ligue 1 golf equipment are inclined to money in in the event that they get massive provides from the Premier League. He’s beneath contract till the summer time of 2025 although so won’t come low-cost.
Strasbourg will be capable of stand agency on their valuation. Nevertheless there is no such thing as a point out of a price within the report.
West Ham want a brand new striker
Diallo might grow to be match for the Hammers in the event that they do make a transfer. Standing at simply over 6ft he’s the targetman that Moyes is trying so as to add. He’s a risk within the air and might maintain the ball up nicely. Diallo appears to have all of the attributes of a Premier League participant.
He additionally has a watch for purpose and is unlikely to interrupt the financial institution. There may be all the time a query mark over gamers making the transition to England. Nevertheless he ticks a number of containers and it will seem he does for Brighton as nicely. So holding on to seventh place within the Premier League might grow to be essential.