As West Ham United announced a loan exit for Goncalo Cardoso, many Hammers fans have been dropping their opinions as he leaves for FC Basel on an 18-month loan deal – with their being plenty of mixed verdicts on the move.
Cardoso, who was signed by West Ham in the summer of 2019 on a five-year contract from Portuguese side Boavista (club official), with the option to extend for a further year, will now go out on a temporary basis to swiss giants FC Basel in an effort to aid his development.
The Portuguese youth international was a regular for West Ham’s academy team last season, making 16 appearances, but he hasn’t featured as much over 2019/2020 – with the club now announcing he has gone out on loan to Europe.
In response to this development, it’s safe to say supporters have had mixed feelings – find all of their verdicts on Cardoso and his 18-month exit down below.
West Ham fans react to Cardoso news
“Great move for him”
“Quality loan tbf”
“What was the point in signing him?”
“Gutted, thought he looked good. But I guess we have a fair number at CB atm, especially given Alese seems to have leapfrogged him.”
“Good luck to him but yet another signing who never got and never will get into the first team”
“Big club! Big move! Hope he does well!”
“Waste of time and money.”
“Another young talent being let go … what a waste”
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