According to a report from Sky Sports, West Ham boss David Moyes is prepared to sell Issa Diop this summer, but for nothing less than £45 million. And some Hammers fans have taken to Twitter in reaction to the speculation.

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The 23-year-old joined West Ham from Toulouse in the summer of 2018 for around £22 million (The Mirror).

Diop has everything needed to become an elite centre-back. But he has made far too many mistakes over the past 12 months.

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Issa Diop (Photo by Arfa Griffiths/West Ham United FC via Getty Images)

Whilst Moyes will surely be keen to keep Diop and try and coach him to the next level, it will be incredibly hard for the Hammers to reject an offer in the region of £45 million for his services. Especially considering their current financial plight.

It is a tough one isn’t it.

Do we sell Diop and risk him becoming a world-class player worth closer to £100 million one day? Or do we keep him and hope that he reaches that kind of level at the London Stadium?

Sky Sports reckon that there are at least two Premier League clubs after the 23-year-old’s signature.

West Ham insider ExWHUemployee claimed on Twitter today that there are indeed clubs interested in signing the former Toulouse ace:

Much will depend on whether the unnamed clubs are prepared to part with £45 million for Diop in these financially uncertain times.

Some West Ham fans have taken to Twitter in reaction to the news that the 23-year-old Frenchman could be moved on for a £23 million profit…

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