Report: West Ham make formal offer to Gregory van der Wiel, he's unsure about next club

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West Ham are reportedly hoping to win the race for Gregory van der Wiel.

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According to Get French Football News, West Ham United have made an offer for Gregory van der Wiel, but he's unsure about who to sign for this summer.

Van der Wiel, 28, was highly rated during his time at Ajax, as he came up through the ranks with the Amsterdam club, starting his career with his hometown club.

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After almost 200 appearances for Ajax, Van der Wiel left Ajax for Paris Saint-Germain in 2012, and whilst he's been in and out of the side in the French capital, he's now racked up more than 130 appearances for the Ligue 1 champions.

Despite playing his part in PSG winning four Ligue 1 titles in a row, Van der Wiel will be released this summer at the end of his contract, and is essentially a free agent as he can talk to clubs ahead of the transfer window.

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Now, Get French Football News report that three clubs have made formal offers to Van der Wiel; Roma, Monaco and West Ham United.

However, it's claimed that Van der Wiel is so far undecided, and is unsure about who he wants to sign for, meaning a decision could be some time away.

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West Ham have had problems at right back, and despite signing youngster Sam Byram from Leeds in January, a more experienced option will be wanted this summer.

Carl Jenkinson's loan deal from Arsenal is now over, and having seen winger Michail Antonio fill in at right back, it's time for Slaven Bilic to sign a proven right back - and on a free transfer, Van der Wiel fits the bill.

The Croatian may have to wait a little while for the Dutch international's decision though, and it will be interesting to see how long they are willing to hang on before switching targets.

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