Exclusive: Ag. Wesley Moraes: ‘Lazio interested but Newcastle and West Ham…’
Lazio have been linked with Club Brugge forward Wesley Moraes for some time now; Biancocelesti interest in the Brazilian stretching back to last summer, when the tall forward was named as a potential vice-Immobile. Eventually, Lazio failed to agree a deal and Wesley stayed in Brugge for another season; with the Brazilian playing brilliantly this term, scoring 13 goals and 7 assists in 38 games in the Pro League.
TheLaziali’s Sam Wilson got in touch with Wesley’s agent, Paulo Nehmy, to discuss the interest in the forward from not just Lazio, but Premier League teams West Ham and Newcastle too.
“Are Lazio interested still? Yes, it is true, Lazio are interested, but between being close and getting the business done it still demands conversations.
“What about Newcastle? Are they in the running? Yes, it’s true too, we already had a conversation. But, Rafa Benitez needs to renew his contract…
“West Ham have also made contact.”
Moraes addition to any of these teams will substantially improve offensive capabilities. That would give West Ham and Newcastle a boost for the upcoming season. Monitor Serie A and Premier League futures closely.
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