The agent of Sevilla ahead Munir El Haddadi has named Crystal Palace and West Ham as being within the 26-year-old’s companies.
Munir is a four-time Morocco worldwide who got here via Barcelona’s La Masia academy. He gained promotion to their first workforce and went on to make 56 appearances, scoring 12 objectives.
Nonetheless, with the attacking expertise beforehand accessible to Barca, Munir was by no means prone to turn into a daily starter. As such, he was shipped to Sevilla two years in the past in a deal value lower than £1million.
Final time period, the attacker scored 4 objectives in 24 La Liga matches as Sevilla completed fourth within the desk.
Regardless of not having the most effective of campaigns, Munir was wished by a number of European sides in the summertime switch window.
“Monchi valued him at ten million euros at first of the market, and in the previous couple of days, he would have thought of loaning him out with an choice to purchase,” Valdivieso instructed ABC in Spain (by way of Sport Witness).
“He has had many gives and curiosity from many groups. In Holland, each PSV Eindhoven and Feyenoord have been occupied with him till the final minute. Ajax had been additionally contemplating him.
“That was a superb choice, however maybe his lengthy interval of inactivity took its toll. In England, each Crystal Palace and West Ham confirmed a whole lot of curiosity till the final day of the market.
“Munir didn’t need to go away Sevilla or La Liga. In Spain, the gives he has acquired haven’t been to his liking.”
Each Palace and the Hammers opted to pursue different attacking targets in the long run. Patrick Vieira brought in Odsonne Edouard from Celtic, whereas David Moyes helped to signal attacking midfielder Nikola Vlasic.
Vlasic praises West Ham transformation
Croatia worldwide Vlasic has revealed his pleasure at enjoying alongside his new West Ham team-mates.
The former Everton man said: “I’ve heard lots about skilled Tomas [Soucek] and Vladimir [Coufal] are and the way they’ve this mentality that they’re at all times working arduous and I like that as a result of I’m the identical participant.
“I need to work as arduous as attainable day by day and I’m actually skilled.”
On Michail Antonio, who has been remodeled below Moyes, Vlasic added: “Michail is a beast and what he’s accomplished during the last 12 months and a half is wonderful.”