January 26, 2021

West Ham interested in Maja

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Maja also on Rangers’ radar as potential replacement for Alfredo Morelos

Last Updated: 29/07/20 2:46pm

West Ham are interested in Bordeaux striker Josh Maja.

The 21-year-old, who made a name for himself at Sunderland, is also of interest to Rangers as a potential replacement for Alfredo Morelos.

Maja is not pushing for a move, having only joined the Ligue 1 club in January 2019, but the French club’s finances have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic and they could sell to raise funds.

Josh Maja scored 17 goals in 49 appearances for Sunderland, having come through their academy Josh Maja scored 17 goals in 49 appearances for Sunderland, having come through their academy

Josh Maja scored 17 goals in 49 appearances for Sunderland, having come through their academy

Maja is also well known to Hammers boss David Moyes, who gave him his Sunderland debut back in 2016.

Maja went on to scored 17 goals in 49 senior appearances for Sunderland, having come through their academy.

He has scored nine goals in 31 league appearances for Bordeaux, whose season was cut short in April because of the virus.

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