He was hailed in France on Tuesday as the country's first real free-kick taker since Zinedine Zidane, and Dimitri Payet may now be the most-feared deadball specialist at Euro 2016.
West Ham are leading the chase to sign Lyon centre-back Samuel Umtiti, Sky sources understand.
CRAIG HOPE: Dimitri Payet has scored two stunning free-kicks in three appearances since earning a France recall. Now it is a risk to leave him out of the starting XI, let alone the squad.
West Ham have submitted a £15m bid for AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca, according to Sky sources.
He's already got a reputation as a free-kick specialist, and West Ham United and France star Dimitri Payet has admitted fans now expect him to score with every set-piece he takes.
Dimitri Payet admits the fans now expect him to score from every free-kick he takes, after he netted another set-piece stunner as France beat Cameroon on Monday night.
West Ham have made an offer of £16million for AC Milan striker Carlos Bacca. The Colombia international is one of several names on the club's wishlist.
Sunderland are pressing ahead with a £10m move for Diafra Sakho. Sam Allardyce is ready to speak to the striker as West Ham co-chairman David Sullivan prepares to give the go-ahead.
Dimitri Payet has played down speculation linking him with a move away from West Ham and says it is "very likely" that he will still be at the club next season.
West Ham are bracing themselves for a formal offer from Manchester United for wonderkid Reece Oxford. United remain firmly interested in the teenager following the arrival of Jose Mourinho.