The Hammers are reported to be interested in signing Guingamp striker Claudio Beauvue valued around £6 million. The 27-year-old has scored 25 goals this season and is keen to move to the Premier League.
Guingamp President, Bertrand Desplat confirmed his player was interested in a move.
“It seems that this is the will of Claudio – to go to England,” he said The Frenchman, who has plays wide right and as a central striker for Guingamp this season, said: “The deal I had with the club president was that I would leave in the event of a beautiful season. “The season has been very beautiful.”
Everton, Spurs and Hull have all been linked with the form striker.