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West Ham fans react after hearing David Moyes could sign John Stones

ExWHUemployee has claimed that West Ham boss David Moyes wants to sign Manchester City defender John Stones this summer. And some West Ham fans have erupted in excitement on Twitter in reaction to the speculation.

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Moyes needs to bolster his defensive ranks at the London Stadium this summer.

The Scot should be prioritising the additions of a new centre-back and right-back before the start of next season.

Manchester City’s John Stones (Photo by Victoria Haydn/Manchester City FC via Getty Images)

And with that in mind, Manchester City ace John Stones would be ideal, given the fact that he can play at both centre-back and right-back.

The Sun reported at the start of this month that the Hammers were ready to bid £20 million for Stones.

That obviously hasn’t happened yet, but following Ex’s comments last night, it certainly seems like a real possibility that the 39-capped England international could be reunited with Moyes this summer.

Even if that is only on loan.

John Stones (Photo by Oli SCARFF / POOL / AFP) (Photo by OLI SCARFF/POOL/AFP via Getty Images)

Stones – a two-time Premier League winner played just 16 league games for Pep Guardiola last season. In those outings, he has averaged one tackle, 0.6 interceptions and 1.9 clearances per game (Who Scored).

He has clearly fallen out of favour at the Etihad. A move to West Ham might just help him resurrect his stalling career.

And some Hammers fans have reacted on Twitter to Ex’s claim suggesting that Moyes wants to bring Stones, 26, to the London Stadium this summer…

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