West Ham have opened talks with the representatives of Vladimir Coufal regarding a new contract according to a report from Sky Sports.
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And some Hammers fans have reacted excitedly on Twitter to those claims.
The 28-year-old joined the Hammers from Slavia Prague in October for around £5.4 million (BBC).
And wow, what a superb signing he has proven to be for us.
In 34 Premier League games for West Ham this season, Coufal racked up seven assists. During those outings, he averaged 2.1 tackles, 1.2 interceptions, and 2.6 clearances (Who Scored).
Alongside his countryman Tomas Soucek, Coufal has helped to totally transform the attitude and mentality of the Hammers team.
The former Slavia Prague ace bleeds Claret and Blue and never leaves anything on the pitch.
West Ham fans love Vladimir Coufal new contract claims
The 28-year-old has already firmly established himself as somewhat of a cult hero in the East End.
And some West Ham fans took to Twitter after hearing that Vlad is set to be offered a new long-term deal…