West Ham transfer news: Hammers eye permanent deal for Jesse Lingard

Jesse Lingard, West Ham United
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West Ham are reportedly eager to sign Jesse Lingard from Manchester United on a permanent basis, following the midfielder’s excellent loan spell with the Hammers.

Lingard moved to the London Stadium at the end of January and produced some of the best form of his career, scoring nine goals in 16 appearances – including a goal of the season contender in April’s win at Wolves – as David Moyes’ side qualified for next season’s Europa League, only missing out on the top four by two points in the end.

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