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West Ham balls: Spurs and Arsenal reject Reece Oxford is the greatest teenager of all time

by | 12th, August 2015

BURTON UPON TRENT, ENGLAND - MARCH 21:  Reece Oxford of England during the U17 Euro Elite Qualifying Round match between England and Norway at the Pirelli Stadium on March 21, 2015 in Burton upon Trent, England. (Photo by Clint Hughes/Getty Images)

 

One Premier League game under his waistband and West Ham United’s 16-year-old Londoner Reece Oxford is being built up as the great English hope.

Take this from the Mirror’s John Cross:

…that is the remarkable story about English football’s latest sensation whose teenage kicks are destined to take him to the top.

Oxford has played one Premier League match. He did pretty well as West Ham beat Arsenal.

…Oxford is already one of football’s hottest properties after turning down interest from Liverpool, Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United.

He was rejected by Tottenham. Arsenal watched him and made him no offer. Liverpool made an approach but by then Oxford was on the fringes of the West Ham first team. Chelsea buy anyone and everyone. And we cannot find a single

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