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West Ham fans react on Twitter to shock Dominic Calvert-Lewin rumour

West Ham fans have taken to Twitter in reaction to the ludicrous claims that we could be set to make a bid for £60 million-rated Everton striker Dominic Calvert-Lewin.

Hammers boss David Moyes desperately needs to bring a top-class striker to the London Stadium before the January transfer window slams shut.

Michail Antonio is currently the Scot’s only centre-forward option at West Ham.

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That obviously isn’t good enough for a club with aspirations of challenging for honours both domestically and on the continent.

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It’s also unfair on Micky to expect him to produce the goods week in week out. The 31-year-old is being run into the ground and having just one striker at the club is proving to be untenable.

The Sun reckon that Everton hitman is a transfer target for West Ham with the Toffees demanding around £60 million for the 24-year-old’s signature.

All we can say to that is what a load of old rubbish!

Talk about picking names out of a hat, putting two and two together and making five!

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There is absolutely no way that West Ham will be paying £60 million for one single player anytime soon. Even if Everton were demanding £40 million for Calvert-Lewin the story wouldn’t be believable!

Calvert-Lewin has been in fine form for Everton, having scored 24 goals in his last 45 games in all competitions (Transfermarkt).

He would obviously be a brilliant addition to Moyes’s ranks at the London Stadium.

It’s a moot point though. There is no way we will be signing him this summer.

West Ham fans react to Dominic Calvert-Lewin links

The Sun were clearly clutching at straws with their report on the Everton ace being a target for the Hammers. Of course David Moyes would like to sign him but we’re not living in a fantasy world where West Ham splash out enormous fees on players.

Some Hammers fans took to Twitter and completely dismissed the report linking Moyes with a raid on his former club for Calvert-Lewin…

https://twitter.com/symonjenkins/status/1485210624770678784

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