Wout Weghorst links have got some West Ham United fans very excited.

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Hammers boss David Moyes needs to sign a top class striker this summer.

And Calcio Mercato claims that Wolfsburg hitman Weghorst is a target for the Scot.

It will cost around £26 million for West Ham to bring the 28-year-old to the London Stadium this summer (Buli News).

Weghorst has scored 25 goals in 41 games for Wolfsburg this season (Transfermarkt).

Wout Weghorst of Wolfsburg celebrates after scoring (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

The 6ft 6in target man is an absolute menace in the air.

 

Wout Weghorst links excite West Ham fans

The Dutchman would be a great addition for us this summer.

Wout Weghorst of Wolfsburg celebrates after scoring (Photo by Ronny Hartmann/Bongarts/Getty Images)

He would provide us with a totally different option through the middle, especially when we are playing against a deep block and need more of an aerial threat.

£26 million does seem to be rather excessive for a player who will be 29 in August, however.

If the Hammers could pick the Wolfsburg hitman up for £20 million or even less it would surely be well worth our while signing him.

Some West Ham fans took to Twitter in reaction to the links with Weghorst…

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