When speaking exclusively to Ukrainian media outlet footballua.tv, West Ham ace Andriy Yarmolenko has reiterated his desire to stay at the London Stadium, and some Hammers fans took to Twitter in reaction to the Ukrainian’s comments.
The 30-year-old has been disappointing for West Ham since moving to east London from Borussia Dortmund for around £18 million (Football Insider) in the summer of 2018.
Yarmolenko clearly has a lot of talent. But he just hasn’t displayed that on a consistent enough basis.
The 86-capped Ukraine international has racked up just five goals and one assist in 24 Premier League games for the east London outfit. He also has recorded a shooting accuracy of just 41%. (premierleague.com).
Yarmolenko’s last appearance for West Ham came on December 14th against Southampton. He has only played 25 games for the Hammers since moving to the London Stadium in the summer of 2018.
Football Insider claimed earlier this year that West Ham could be prepared to sell the former Dortmund ace for a big loss this summer, however.
The Hammers ace has told Ukrainian media outlet footballua.tv that he has no intention of leaving east London at the moment though.
And some West Ham fans took to Twitter in reaction to Yarmolenko’s comments…
Needs to be sold ASAP IMO
— Stephen George Lott (@stephenlott) March 30, 2020
I’m sure you do
— andrew carr (@acarrlogistics) March 30, 2020
Well in that case………. RUN !! #DontRunDontPlay
— Freedom Sounds (@General_Dankey) March 30, 2020
I’ll bet. Given his performance levels he wouldn’t earn big bucks anywhere else.
— Patrick O’Flynn (@oflynnsocial) March 30, 2020
Had a great start to the season and got ruined by injuries again
— Simon②⚒ (@BrexitIniesta16) March 30, 2020
— Tony Pezzolesi (@TonyHammer61) March 30, 2020