According to an exclusive report from Caught Offside, West Ham United have made an enquiry to sign Real Madrid forward Luka Jovic. And some Hammers fans have reacted angrily to the speculation.
The West Ham fans aren’t necessarily annoyed with the fact that David Moyes allegedly wants to sign a player with Luka Jovic’s undoubted quality.
Their bone of contention is mainly because ideally we would have reunited the Serbian with his old mate Sebastien Haller.
That cannot happen now, of course, with the Ivory Coast international having recently left for Ajax.
It would seem strange for the Hammers to bring Luka Jovic to the London Stadium now. Had we made the move to get this done in the summer to would have made perfect sense, however.
The 23-year-old joined Real Madrid from Eintracht Frankfurt in the summer of 2019 for around £55 million (AS).
Jovic has struggled for form in the Spanish capital, however. And his time at the Santiago Bernabeu seems to be coming to an end. Marca claims that the Serbia international is finished at Real Madrid having lost the trust of Zinedine Zidane.
The 23-year-old wouldn’t be the worst signing in the world for the Hammers.