Here are all the latest transfer rumours from West Ham on Thursday 24th January.
Valencia are desperate to sign West Ham striker Javier Hernandez, according to Marca via Sport Witness. The headline translates to “Obsession with Chicharito”.
The Mexican striker is fit again after a recent injury lay-off and he has scored five times this season.
West Ham are serious about signing Torino striker Andrea Belotti, according to Tuttosport via Sport Witness. The headline translates to “it’s not a joke”, regarding West Ham’s interest in the Italy international.
The 25-year-old has scored nine times for Torino this season and has been rated at €45m by his club.
West Ham have held further talks with Celta Vigo over the potential addition of striker Maxi Gomez, according to The Daily Mail.
The 22-year-old has scored nine goals and registered five assists for relegation-threatened Celta Vigo. The Spanish side rate the Uruguay international at £40m.
West Ham are said to be among the clubs interested in signing Hartlepool United defender Luca Murphy.
According to TEAMtalk, Fulham have agreed terms with Hartlepool to sign the teenage centre-back but West Ham, Wolves, Tottenham and Manchester United will provide competition.
The 17-year-old is yet to make his first-team debut but has impressed scouts for Pools under-19s.
In other news, Manuel Lanzini is back in first-team training, albeit non-contact, whufc.com confirms. Manuel Pellegrini has also confirmed that Ryan Fredericks is fit again.
Marko Arnautovic has trained all week after missing the Bournemouth clash amid links to China. But Pellegrini is yet to decide on whether to include the want-away Austrian in the FA Cup.