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Hammers fans hit back after target says he ‘doesn’t like their style’

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West Ham United target Fyodor Smolov has ended speculation that he is set to move to the Stadium in the New Year by saying the East London club ‘isn’t for him’, much to the dismay of the Claret and Blue army.

Smolov, who is the of his national team, Russia, has been heavily linked with a move away from current side FC after a terrific start to the season, and were one of a number of interested parties, with Real Madrid also thought to be keeping an eye on the Russian striker.

Bayer Leverkusen and 04 are also said to be interested in the forward.

Smolov however has now said he has no intention of joining the Hammers, saying: “That’s true: West Ham bidded me once, and, after having been turned down, they even increased the sum.

“But they are avoiding relegation, and, watching them against Manchester City, I didn’t enjoy how defensive they were. Sorry, I don’t like their style”.

The aren’t happy, and have hit back at the Russian after his comments on the club …

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