West Ham United want to sign Eberechi Eze or Said Benrahma over the next two months and they have a plan in place to get them.
David Moyes is desperate for a new playmaker that fits his recruitment policy.
That is to sign young, energetic players who are hungry to prove themselves in the top flight.
Hammers want t
Football Insider claims Moyes is going for both players with designs on landing one of them.
Eze, 22, scored 14 goals and provided eight assists from mid-table QPR’s 46 league matches. He is said to be Moyes’s top target (Evening Standard).
Benrahma, 24, has 17 goals and nine assists and will only be sold if the Bees are denied promotion.
Money a problem for Hammers
West Ham will face competition for the attacking duo from other Premier League clubs, with Crystal Palace especially keen on Eze.
And money is an issue for West Ham.
Moyes has been told he will have to sell players to buy anyone (Claret & Hugh).
And The Daily Star now claims West Ham have a specific transfer plan in place to do just that.
Moyes has plan to fund moves – report
Moyes then plans to use that money to get one of Eze or Benrahma over the line as soon as possible.
The Hammers will also look to sell Manuel Lanzini, Arthur Masuaku, Fabian Balbuena and Winston Reid while the club are open to offers for Sebastien Haller.
West Ham fans will be in for a real treat if the club lands either Eze or Benrahma.
Both are young, exciting talents – particularly Eze who would threaten the England squad if he performs in the Premier League.