Lazio have opened talks over a bid to sign Ravel Morrison from West Ham. Lazio are being linked with a surprise move for former Manchester United youth Ravel Morrison, and are suggested to have already reached an agreement. The midfielder has been reported as in dispute with current team West Ham United over his contract and is not expected to renew past its expiry in June. SportMediaset are leading reports in Italy today that Lazio subsequently find themselves in negotiations with the 21-year-old. Reported as having had an interest in the player since his days at Manchester United, Lazio are suggested by SportMediaset as having already reached agreement on a contract from July. West Ham are now ready to let the 21-year-old Morrison leave for a nominal fee, even though there is an A?18 million buyout in his contract, after deciding that he has no future at the club. Sam Allardyce, the West Ham manager, signed Morrison from Manchester United […]

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