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West Ham fans erupt in reaction to Matheus Pereira rumour
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West Ham fans erupt in reaction to Matheus Pereira rumour

West Ham are eyeing West Brom ace Matheus Pereira as an alternative to Jesse Lingard according to a report Claret and Hugh.

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Some Hammers fans have taken to Twitter excitedly in reaction to the speculation.

David Moyes’s alleged pursuit of Jesse Lingard unfortunately reeks of the Scot going up a blind alley.

If we do miss out on Lingard, however, all is not lost. Far from it.

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West Ham could sign Matheus Pereira instead

That’s according to C&H who claim that the 25-year-old Baggies ace is on the Hammers’ radar.

It could be argued that Pereira would actually be a better option than Lingard.

The West Brom star is three-and-a-half years younger than the Manchester United man for a start.

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He proved last year that he is an absolute menace from a deal ball situation as well.

The South American possesses one of the most wicked deliveries in the game.

The 25-year-old could be available for just £15 million too according to the Daily Star on Sunday (June 13th, page 41). What a bargain that would be for the Hammers!

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Some West Ham fans have taken to Twitter and begged David Moyes to bring Pereira to the London Stadium this summer…