According to a report from Tutto Mercato Web, alleged West Ham target Marko Arnautovic will demand a two-year deal worth up to £50k-a-week after tax.
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And the Hammers fans seem to be completely split about the idea of bringing him back to the London Stadium.
West Ham have been linked with a move to bring the 87-capped Austria international back to the London Stadium since claims emerged that the forward is trying to cancel his contract with Shanghai Port.
Arnautovic left the Hammers under acrimonious circumstances two years ago, however.
The 32-year-old handed in two transfer requests before leaving.
That kind of behaviour is just inexcusable especially considering how much we needed him at the time.
West Ham fans divided regarding potential Marko Arnautovic return
Some will never be able to forgive Arnie. Meanwhile, some just think it’s a simple case of needs must.
David Moyes desperately needs to add some firepower to his ranks at the London Stadium in the summer.
Arnautovic could be a useful addition on a free transfer. It’s understandable that some Hammers fans just don’t want him back, however.
GSB bringing the 32-year-old would certainly be a ballsy move considering how he left things with the London Stadium faithful.
Here’s what some West Ham fans are saying about Arnie’s potential return…