With the 2017 / 2018 season almost upon us, are West Ham United Football Club set to bring a talented international midfielder to the club?
Several news sources are saying that could be the case.
Amongst those news sources are Talksport, who are suggesting that West Ham are leading the race to sign William Carvalho.
Carvalho, 25-years-of-age, is currently on the books of the Portuguese club, Sporting Lisbon. The player has also been attracting interest from Tottenham Hotspur and Crystal Palace.
But, according to our aforementioned source, it is the Hammers that are leading the race for the player having verbally come to an agreement with both Sporting Lisbon and Carvalho himself over a proposed move.
At the moment, according to our source, West Ham United have a delegation in Lisbon discussing the finer points of the del, one of which is the £30 million price tag Sporting Lisbon have on his head.
Here at Vital West Ham we`ll keep an eagle eye out for any positive news confirming a deal has been completed.