West Ham Interested in Besiktas Striker Semih Kilicsoy

West Ham have expressed an interest in Besiktas striker Semih Kilicsoy, sources have told Turkish-Football.

The Hammers have become the latest side to join the race for the young striker. West Ham made an enquiry for Kilicsoy but have yet to make a formal offer.

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The Premier League outfit have been scouting Kilicsoy who continues to shine at Besiktas.

Europe’s spotlight continues to follow Beşiktaş’s rising star. After dazzling with 2 goals and an assist in their away win against Rizespor, the 18-year-old has attracted further interest.

Kılıçsoy’s recent hot streak, netting 4 goals in his last 3 matches, has solidified his reputation as a talent to watch. His performances have even earned him whispers of a potential call-up to the national team for Euro 2024.

Turkish national team manager Vincenzo Montella is expected to call up Kilicsoy to the senior team if he continues playing at his current level.

Besiktas are keen on keeping Kilicsoy at the club in January but could consider a move this summer.

The Black Eagles are not in a strong financial position so would have to at least consider serous offers for the forward.

The current position of the club is that Kilicsoy is a player with a bright future at the club and is under contract until 2028.

Besiktas have had a poor season, already sacking three managers. The teams misfortune proved to be an opportunity for Kilicsoy who was given a chance to prove himself in the midst of the chaos.

Kilicsoy has gone onto establish himself as one of the brightest talents in the league this season.