Crystal Palace and West Ham United are supposedly amongst the clubs interested in finalizing River Plate’s Argentina international right-back Gonzalo Montiel this summer.
Crystal Palace and West Ham United are supposedly amongst the clubs interested in finalizing River Plate right-back Gonzalo Montiel when the transfer window resumes.
The Hammers were linked with a move for the 23- year-old during the January window and are comprehended to have actually made a EUR10 m (₤ 8.9 m) quote for his services which was quickly turned down by River Plate.
Argentinian outlet Ole now reports that Palace have joined their London competitors in the race for Montiel’s signature as they aim to supply more competition for Joel Ward at right-back
The defender has a EUR20 m (₤177 m) release stipulation in his contract at River Plate, and the Argentine outfit are not anticipated to think about quotes of any less than that amount.
Palace and West Ham might deal with competition for Montiel’s signature, however, with Inter Milan, Roma, Valencia and Real Betis amongst the other clubs supposedly interested in the Argentina international.
Montiel has actually made 20 appearances for River Plate this season, supplying 3 assists.