West Ham missed out on signing Lukaku, because they refused to pay €10milllion

first_img 2 Lukaku could have been a West Ham United player Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father LIVING THE DREAM 2 Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland Jordan Lukaku could have been a West ham United player, if the club had decided to pay Lazio the €10million fee they were asking for.The Belgium international (who is the younger brother of Manchester United star Romelu) was linked with the Hammers as they embarked on a £100million summer spree. Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade targets LATEST Lukaku in action for Lazio in the Europa League last season center_img moving on Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti Latest Transfer News REVEALED Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star According to reports in Italy, Lukaku was understood to be in talks with the east Londoners as part of the deal to bring Felipe Anderson to the club.Although the Brazil forward eventually arrived in a £42million deal, the left-back stayed at Lazio.But, it was revealed the 24-year-old could have still joined the club in a separate deal.According to Corriere della Serra, the Serie A outfit were keen to allow the defender leave for just €10million. IN DEMAND RANKED targets A disastrous start to the season has seen the Hammers lose all four of the opening Premier League games for the consecutive season in a row.After shipping ten goals and scoring just two, the pressure is on new boss Manuel Pellegrini already.In fact, the former Manchester City manager is now just 4/1 to be the first manager sacked in the English top-flight.last_img read more