Hammers striker bid expected after Big Sam scouting trip - reports

Published Add your comment

West Ham are reportedly considering an offer for MK Dons striker Sam Baldock as the east London club pursue more potent goalscoring options.

According to the Daily Mail, the Dons are expecting an offer for the £1.5 million-rated Baldock after Sam Allardyce witnessed the 22-year-old score a hat-trick against Chesterfield on Saturday.

Baldock netted 14 times in 34 appearances last season and has seemingly been identified as a player with the potential to enhance West Ham's credentials as promotion candidates.


Another forward allegedly earmarked as a potential acquisition for the Hammers is Nice's Eric Mouloungui, who is valued at around £2 million by his employers.

The Irons have also been consistently linked with Bristol City's Nick Maynard, with Allardyce since confirming he was keen to bring the 23-year-old to Upton Park.

Meanwhile, West Ham are also interested in Leeds winger Max Gradel, who gave the Hammers' defence a torrid time during Sunday's 2-2 draw at the Boleyn Ground.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

West Ham United

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again