Gianluca Scamacca rebuffs Milan approaches, eyes Roma return

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 16: Gianluca Scamacca of West Ham United looks on during the warm up prior to the Premier League match between Southampton FC and West Ham United at Friends Provident St. Mary's Stadium on October 16, 2022 in Southampton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

West Ham striker and Italian international Gianluca Scamacca remains determined to secure a return to Serie A with boyhood club Roma his preferred destination.

Despite attracting interest from Milan, who are also in search of attacking reinforcements, the Hammers forward swiftly turned down their offer as he is solely focused on re-joining the Giallorossi, according to

While Scamacca has participated in West Ham’s initial preseason training, his strong desire to depart is evident. Roma is currently in the midst of rekindling negotiations with the English side, who have slowly opened the door to a potential loan deal after insisting they’d only consider a permanent sale.