As announced by the Hammers on Tuesday, promising young forward Thierry Nevers will now join West Ham United when the transfer window opens on 9 June – prompting many Hammers fans to buzz over this news.
Nevers, who has bagged nine goals in 25 Premier League 2 appearances overall, will now leave Reading after spending nine years in their academy system.
The 19-year-old is seen as a talented prospect and certainly one for the future with West Ham now moving to complete his signing.
Nevers will join the Irons on a three-year contract with the option to extend for an additional year and is described by the official club website as ‘quick’ and skilful’ whilst possessing a ‘razor-sharp’ eye for goal.
The teenage attacker can play both on the wing and through the middle and takes inspiration from footballing superstars Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar.
Flocking to the official announcement that he will join West Ham, Irons supporters appear over the moon as they flock to social media – find all of their best verdicts down below.
West Ham fans buzz over Nevers announcement
“Welcome to the mad house Thierry”
“baller tbf, v v happy with this”
“Excited to see you in the claret and blue!”
“Welcome Thierry Henry”
“Love to see it, welcome Nevers”
In other news: West Ham leading race for this potentially ‘perfect signing’, find out more here.
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