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Deal: West Ham Announce Signing Of
‘Prolific’ Manchester United Striker
Done Deal: West Ham Announce Signing
Of ‘Prolific’ Manchester United Striker
John Murphy July 12, 2016 2,660 Views
West Ham United have completed their
fourth signing of the summer following
the acquisitions of Gokhan Tore, Havard
Nordtviet and Sofiane Feghouli.
Highly rated England U-20 star Ashley
Fletcher will join West Ham on a four year
deal after the news was confirmed on the
club’s official website .
Having risen up through the ranks of the
Manchester United academy, 20-year-old
Fletcher was last season loaned out to
Barnsley where he impressed bagging
nine goals and four assists in 27
appearances for the club.
Fletcher also scored in the play off final
last season against Millwall, a victory
which saw Barnsley promoted to the
Championship.
Speaking about his move, the young
striker said that he was delighted to be
joining a club with the traditions of West
Ham;
“I am very excited to be here. West
Ham are a massive club and I am
just happy that I can come and
further my development here at
West Ham.
“I think it is a Club with a lot of
ambition. They have a lot of good
players and it was a special final
season. They managed to finish the
campaign very well.
“West Ham are a Club built on
traditions of giving youngsters a
run and hopefully I can get my
chance as well.”


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