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Albian Ajeti (Striker)

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Albian Ajeti

Basel, Switzerland
Squad Number: 27
Position: Striker
Born: 26th Feb 1997 (Basel, Switzerland)
Signed: 8th Aug 2019 (£8,000,000)
Contract: 4 years + 2 year option
Previous Club: Basel

KUMB Awards: None.

Albian Ajeti signed for West Ham on transfer deadline day in August 2019.

The big striker - who was touted as one of Switzerland's brightest young stars - Arrived in England having scored an impressive 29 goals in 58 starts for his former club Basel.

Ajeti made his professional debut for the Swiss club as a substitute in March 2014. Approximately two years later, in January 2016, he joined German club FC Augsburg with whom he signed a four-and-a-half year contract.

He was loaned to St. Gallen on a season-long loan with an option buy ahead of the 2016Ė17 season - at the end of which the Swiss Super League side triggered the purchase clause. But after just seven appearances in his second season with St. Gallen he returned to Basel with whom he aagreed a five-year contract.

Ajeti was granted the number 27 shirt upon his arrival in England. He was Manuel Pellegrini's sixth and final signing of the summer.

 

Newcastle United

2-3: Saturday, 2nd November

(Replaced Noble) Offered close to nothing.

Crystal Palace

1-2: Saturday, 5th October

Did not play.

Bournemouth

2-2: Saturday, 28th September

Did not play.

Oxford United

0-4: Wednesday, 25th September

Two appearances against Newport and Oxford. Two appearances in which he is yet to justify his £8m signing on fee.

Manchester United

2-0: Sunday, 22nd September

Did not play.

Aston Villa

0-0: Monday, 16th September

Did not play.

Norwich City

2-0: Saturday, 31st August

Did not play.

Newport County

2-0: Tuesday, 27th August

Promising signs. Neat touches, alive in the box on the deck and in the air, didnít look outmuscled or like he was going to just float around the box and wait for service.

Watford

3-1: Saturday, 24th August

Did not play.

Brighton & Hove Albion

1-1: Saturday, 17th August

Did not play.
Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.

Albian Ajeti did not play for West Ham during this season.