West Ham United boss Manuel Pellegrini has been given a revised transfer budget this summer and fans are not happy.

The Hammers have had an underwhelming first season under Manuel Pellegrini and a likely bottom half finish.

Injuries and a lack of quality in depth have highlighted just how much work still needs to be done improving the team and squad this summer.

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West Ham transfer budget bumped up, but it’s not by much

Recent reports claimed that co-owners David Sullivan and David Gold will hand Pellegrini a paltry £25million transfer budget.

Player sales will be needed to generate any further funds.

Now according to well-placed Hammers website Claret & Hugh that budget has been revised.

The amount has gone up. But only by £5million according to C&H.

And that has sparked a furious reaction from some West Ham fans online.

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Gomez still the prime target

The report says striker Maxi Gomez remains the prime target with a midfielder and back-up striker the other priorities.

With Gomez likely to cost either £20 million or £40 million Pellegrini is already facing the unenviable task of having to try and shift a lot of deadwood on big wages.

The Hammers have a miserable record of offloading players.

And there is nothing to suggest clubs are going to be queuing up to buy outcasts from a midtable side.

Here are a selection Twitter posts reacting to the reported £30mil budget.

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West Ham fans furious over reported budget

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