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.
West Ham have made an offer for Toulouse striker Martin Braithwaite that could trigger Diafra Sakho's sale to Sunderland. was instrumental in keeping his side up this term.
The France international playmaker has said that he is hopeful of developing further as a player at the Olympic Stadium outfit after signing a five-year deal