West Ham consider summer move for Brahimi

Premier League side West Ham will be looking at potentially signing Algerian winger Yacine Brahimi this summer, according to Ex WHU Employee.

The FC Porto star, who helped the reigning Portuguese champions reach the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League this season. will be considered by the Hammers this summer as he is a free agent. He has yet to sit down with Porto and open talks over a new contract.

West Ham have had one Algerian footballer previously in the form of Sofiane Feghouli, and currently have Samir Nasri on their books who is of Algerian descent.

The left winger is renowned for his dribbling ability and has 13 goals as well as nine assists in all competitions for Porto this season. He has been in Portugal since 2014.

But the East Londoners are likely to have to battle for the player, with other clubs such as Wolves and Marseille all previously reported to be additionally interested. He helped Algeria reach the last 16 of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

Before the transfer window. the 29-year-old is set to play for the Desert Foxes at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Follow all the Algerian football transfers in English this summer with DZ Football.

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