Do West Ham United links with Callum Wilson hint at possible Marko Arnautovic departure?

Callum Wilson of Bournemouth during the Premier League match between Crystal Palace and AFC Bournemouth at Selhurst Park on May 12, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.

Manuel Pellegrini's West Ham United side fought hard to keep Marko Arnautovic in the January transfer window.

Callum Wilson of Bournemouth applauds at the end of his sides 2-1 defeat during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Manchester United at Vitality Stadium on November 3,...

West Ham United re-igniting their interest in Callum Wilson may just add further fuel to the fire that Marko Arnautovic could leave the London Stadium this summer.

Gianluca Di Marzio has suggested that Arnautovic is wanted by Inter Milan, with West Ham prepared to sell for £22 million.

That would be a shock move for the Hammers to take, but their recent links with Wilson are now very interesting.

 

The Sun claims that Manuel Pellegrini's side are back in for Wilson, as they feel that the Bournemouth man would make a good addition.

West Ham were linked with Wilson in January, but on that occasion the Hammers’ desire to keep Arnautovic stopped them making a move.

"He's a very good striker but the rumours we want him are not true,” Pellegrini said to Sky Sports.

Callum Wilson of Bournemouth celebrates after he scores a goal to make it 2-2 during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Watford FC at Vitality Stadium on January 2, 2019...

"If we don't have Arnautovic? Things can happen, when they happen we'll see.”

Pellegrini’s comments suggesting that he would only move for Wilson if Arnautovic left are now very interesting.

And although it would still be a shock if West Ham let Arnautovic go, the latest links with Wilson may suggest it is at least a possibility.

Callum Wilson of Bournemouth during the Premier League match between AFC Bournemouth and Tottenham Hotspur at Vitality Stadium on May 04, 2019 in Bournemouth, United Kingdom.

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