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·4 August 2021

West Ham keen on Austrian defender Flavius Daniliuc

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West Ham United are keen on signing Austrian defender Flavius Daniliuc.

The 20-year-old was impressive with Nice last season, sparking interest from the Hammers and Southampton, according to Daily Mail.

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The former Real Madrid and Bayern Munich youth player is highly talented and has a big future ahead of him.

The German giants wanted to keep him at the club, but Daniliuc decided to move on in search of first-team football.

His decision paid off as he made 26 appearances for the French side last season.

The defender has the potential to develop into a top-class player in the future and could be a quality long term investment for the Hammers.

West Ham must add more depth to their defence and Daniliuc could be a useful option for David Moyes next season.

He could challenge Issa Diop for a starting berth and eventually establish himself as a key player for the London club.

The Hammers have been linked with Nikola Milenkovic and Kurt Zouma in recent weeks, but Daniliuc could be a more cost-effective option.

He has three years left on his contract with Nice, and they are prepared to sell him this summer.

Whether Southampton or West Ham can agree a deal with the French outfit will become clearer over the coming weeks.

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