West Ham assistant manager Stuart Pearce insists the Hammers haven’t any want to promote Tomas Soucek this summer season amid allegations that he’s being focused by Manchester United.
Soucek joined the Hammers in an preliminary loan move in January 2020. That grew to become a everlasting deal of £ 19m in the summertime, with the payment paid to Slavia Prague wanting wonderful enterprise. Soucek’s kind alongside Declan Rice in midfield has been instrumental in pushing the ‘Hammers’ for European football.
Soucek has 9 goals to his identify from 29 appearances this season. And his rebound improved additional when he netted a hat-trick on Wednesday within the Czech Republic’s 6-2 victory against Estonia.
That has in all probability led to hypothesis that he’s being focused in a big-money summer season move to Old Trafford. They declare to see the massive Czech as an ideal addition to their midfield and key to getting the best from Bruno Fernandes.
We additionally revealed in December solely that Bayern Munich can also be contemplating a way for the 6-foot-4-inch star.
Pearce, nevertheless, is adamant that Soucek is happy on the London Stadium and the Hammers is not going to entertain any offers.
“No, he is happy right here and he isn’t going wherever, that is for certain,” Pearce advised talkSPORT.
“It has been great right here, I’ve to say. Dave [Moyes] he introduced it into the membership last January and has since been fantastic.
“He has a beautiful angle to work, on his off days he comes into work, it is an actual pleasure to work with.
“As a man he’s of the very best high quality. He and Soufal, each Czech boys, they each have been great.
“And Tomas generally is a handful, too. England will face the Czech Republic within the [Euro 2020] group motion and its potential in each packing containers if very, excellent. “
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Pearce additionally has reward for Jesse Lingard
Pearce additionally feels that Jesse Lingard’s memory of the England squad is well deserved and has praised the character of the midfielder.
Lingard joined the Hammers on loan in January. He has shortly rediscovered the top kind with 5 goals in seven appearances.
“I’m delighted that Jesse is back within the England squad. When he first joined us in West Ham, I requested him if he had aspirations for England, he said he did and he is satisfied me, his kind has been great.
“Jesse is really good, he is been great. He has a beautiful, bubbly character on the pitch, he’s full of power.
“And extra importantly, it is sport time, when he is having sport time he is a really good player.
“West Ham has been good to it and it has been good to West Ham, it is honest to say.”
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