According to journalist Paolo Bargiggia, West Ham United transfer target Nikola Milenkovic could be available for a fee of just €10m (£8.6m) this summer.
The Lowdown: Hammers eye Milenkovic
West Ham are reportedly heavily interested in signing the Fiorentina defender this summer (Hammers News via Juve Live).
There has now been a positive update provided on the Irons’ pursuit of the Serbia international.
The Latest: West Ham set for bargain fee
It has been said that West Ham could receive a huge discount for to the centre-back.
He is currently valued at £22.5m by Transfermarkt but, as per Bargiggia, he could be available for a fee of just €10m (£8.6m) – that would represent a discount of 55.6% on his market value.
The Verdict: Get it done
There should now be no doubt in the minds of David Moyes and co – they must get this deal done. For such a fee, they will struggle find a better deal this summer. Since making the move to Fiorentina in 2017, Milenkovic has made 133 appearances for the club in all competitions (Transfermarkt) – in the last three campaigns, he has missed just seven league matches.
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The 23-year-old has even been compared to Serbian compatriot Nemanja Vidic, who enjoyed an illustrious career with Manchester United (ESPN). Of course, there is no guarantee he will match that level of success, but even if he turned out to be half the player the 39-year-old proved to be, he would be a top signing for West Ham.
In other news, many West Ham fans want the club to sign this striker.
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