West Ham are readying a bumper new contract for Jarrod Bowen following his call-up to the England squad, 90min understands.
The 25-year-old was in blistering kind for the Hammers all through the 2021/22 season, scoring 18 objectives and contributing 13 assists in 51 video games throughout all competitions.
However Bowen’s total play outdoors of his spectacular statistics was what actually caught the attention, and alongside Declan Rice he is now thought-about to be one in all West Ham’s most essential gamers.
90min revealed in December that plans to supply Bowen a brand new contract in 2022 had been within the pipeline, and sources have confirmed that the Hammers now recognise the significance of getting a deal performed rapidly amid rising curiosity from across the Premier League.
Liverpool have lengthy been admirers of Bowen, who has been referred to as as much as England’s squad for the primary time for the June internationals, whereas 90min reported in April that Premier League moneybags Newcastle had been flirting with the thought of tempting him to the north east.
Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United have additionally proven an curiosity in current weeks, 90min has realized, pushing West Ham to prepared their supply of a bumper long-term extension.
Bowen’s present deal at London Stadium runs till 2025 – penned when he joined West Ham from Hull on switch deadline day again in January 2020 – and he revealed to the media whereas on responsibility with England simply how grateful he’s to supervisor David Moyes for giving him an opportunity on the high stage.
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“He [Moyes] was the one who gave me the chance to return to the Premier League within the first place when there’s at all times query marks about gamers coming from the Championship, whether or not they’ll be capable of deal with the step-up,” Bowen mentioned.
“He’s managed me very well. This season he’s actually bought one of the best out of me and we’ve bought an excellent relationship working collectively.”
Bowen additionally spoke of his pleasure at being referred to as up for England, although he did admit it would really feel surreal to be enjoying somewhat than watching on tv along with his associates.
“It’s every part,” he mentioned. “It’s every part you dream of if you’re rising up and to get the decision, clearly it’s an honour and a privilege.
“I’ve numerous reminiscences of watching England – I’m a soccer fan and I really like soccer. I really like watching my nation, so it is going to be a little bit bit unusual when all my associates are within the pub watching the video games and hopefully I’m collaborating.
“In fact I’ve considered it,” he added of a possible call-up to England’s squad for the 2022 World Cup. “However that is my first camp and it’s not about wanting to return and go – I wish to present what I’m about and cement my place right here. That’s the primary message to myself.
“In fact I’ve to respect the very fact it’s my first camp, however my fundamental goal is to indicate what I’m about and respect that I’m right here on advantage.”