West Ham, West Brom and Everton set for striker snub

17:14 30 June 2013

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce. Pic: Clive Gee/PA Wire

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce. Pic: Clive Gee/PA Wire

PA Wire/Press Association Images

Transfer news: Algerian forward Nabil Ghilas is set to snub a move to the Premier League and join Portuguese champions Porto.

The 23-year-old Moreirense man has been linked with West Ham, West Brom and Everton after netting 13 goals last season.

But he admits he is keen to join Porto and hints that the move could be completed soon.

“I am much closer to Porto than any other team,” he said on Sky Sports.

“I would like to play in the Champions League and that makes a big difference.

“To go to England could have been perfect but when the biggest club in the league come to you, you take notice,

“Nothing is done yet but we are not far from agreeing everything with them.”

Related articles

Live Blog Transfer Window Live - January 23

Sign up for our news alerts today!

Our editors' picks for the day's top news delivered to your inbox or phone.

Sign up for email alerts Sign up for mobile alerts
1
2 3 4 5 6
7

Latest Stories from SNAP.PA

And if we don’t do something to help them, you might not ever.

Read more

There was shouting, there was swearing, and there was some serious voicing of opinions. It can only be the latest from the Celebrity Big Brother house.

Read more

We look at the big names in the world of sport, music, fashion, TV and film that most influence these islands.

Read more

Promoted content

Established in 1987, Tucci is one of the North's premier stores for branded clothing, footwear and accessories.

Save up to 70% on designer brands for Men and Women, including G-Star, Diesel, French Connection, Firetrap and many more….our sale is now on.

[Photo by Evening Standard/Getty Images]

It’s the new year and you’re looking forward to booking your summer holidays - but how do sunny getaways change when you’ve got children?

TOP STORIES

Quizzes

Adrian Chiles is no longer ITV's main man... so why not test your knowledge of some of his (and others') greatest gaffes? (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

With news of presenter Adrian Chiles’ sacking by ITV, it’s a good time to remember some of the most memorable punditry blunders.

Read more
£50million Fernando Torres and former Fulham striker Kostas Mitroglous are two of the biggest transfer flops in recent Premier League history

The transfer window is a time for optimisim, but it doesn’t always work out for the best...

Read more
West Ham Wikipedia quiz

This new West Ham quiz will test even the most devoted Hammers fans’ knowledge…

Read more
Can you name these moustaches?

Movember is upon us once again and men across the country are growing moustaches to raise money to battle prostate cancer.

Read more

West Ham Transfer News

Sam Allardyce celebrating at Wembley (Mark Thompson/Getty Images)

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce is dreaming of a major FA Cup run this season, and sees success as the main way to keep the likes of Alex Song at Upton Park.

Read more
West Ham United's Ravel Morrison. Picture: PA

Newcastle United have turned down the chance to sign West Ham misfit Ravel Morrison for a cut-down price, according to the Evening Chronicle.

Read more
Porto's Jackson Martinez (Photo by Miguel Riopa/EuroFootball/Getty Images)

Read our daily round-up of the latest Arsenal, Chelsea, Crystal Palace, QPR, Tottenham and West Ham transfer gossip from around the web.

Read more