Valentin Castellanos pleases in the Premier League
Argentinian striker Valentin Castellanos, 2021 Major League Soccer (MLS) top scorer with 22 goals in 35 games, has several contenders in England.
West Ham, who is looking for a striker for the second half of the season, is said to be interested in the 23-year-old. Michail Antonio, the Hammers’ top scorer, has not found the net since the victory (1-0) against Tottenham on October 24. Finding him an understudy is therefore a priority for the management of the English club, currently 5th in the standings.
The Argentinian interntional (six caps) was recently crowned MLS champion with the New York City FC, which he joined in 2018. His brilliant season has earned him praise from Pep Guardiola. “I think the next step will be Europe. From what I saw and when the recruiting department approached me, I think he’s a quality player who is ready to take the next step. We’ll see where, « Skyblues coach told The Daily Mail of Valentin Castellanos.