West Ham fans are bemused after an Alexis Sanchez rumour surfaced last night.

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TuttoMercatoWeb claimed yesterday that Hammers boss David Moyes is keen to bring the experienced Chilean forward to the London Stadium in January.

West Ham’s need for a new striker to provide competition and cover for Michail Antonio has been well-documented.

West Ham target Alexis Sanchez
Inter Milan forward Alexis Sanchez (Photo by Marco Canoniero/LightRocket via Getty Images)

Moyes quite simply must sign another forward in January transfer window.

Alexis Sanchez is one player we won’t be shouting for from the roof tops, however.

The 32-year-old is well past his best. His halcyon days with Arsenal are long gone. Signing him on huge wages would undoubtedly be a big mistake from West Ham.

We cannot afford to go back to the days where we signed mercenaries rather than bright up and coming stars.

Alexis Sanchez of FC Internazionale celebrates during the
Alexis Sanchez Inter Milan (Photo by Nicolò Campo/LightRocket via Getty Images)

That is something that cost us badly in the past and we are still somewhat paying the price for it now…

West Ham fans stunned by Alexis Sanchez rumour

The Chile International could be heading for an exit from the San Siro in January.

 

And the Hammers have been named as a potential destination for the former Arsenal forward.

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Some West Ham fans really don’t want Sanchez at the London Stadium though…

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