Ghanaian teenager Pierre Ekwah is pleased after joining West Ham in the ongoing summer transfer window .
The budding midfielder signed for West Ham from Chelsea on a three -year deal on Thursday as seeks to make his mark with the Hammers
The former French Under-16 international is looking forward to shine at the London Stadium as he opens a new chapter in his young career.
“I am really looking forward to getting started here. It is a big thing,” Ekwah told West Ham’s official website.
“The under-23s and first team work closely, and I think that young players here have got a good chance of breaking through as they have done in the past.”
West Ham academy manager Ricky Martin was also full of praise for Ekwah as he believes he is a great talent.
“Pierre was identified by our recruitment department as a potential new addition for the U23s squad.
“We had an opportunity to assess him at the end of last season and, following that, we’re really happy to offer Pierre a new opportunity at West Ham with this contract.” He added.