Report: William Carvalho to travel to London
Portuguese media suggest William Carvalho will travel to London on Monday or Tuesday to complete a medical and sign a contract wiH West Ham
Newspaper Sapo.pt say that the Sporting midfielder is expected to travel on Monday or Tuesday to London, where he is expected to sign a contract with West Ham. He will not play another game for the Sporting Lisbon they claim. William Carvalho was missing from his team’s 1-0 win over Vitoria Setubal last night.
They claim “the midfielder is expected to travel next week, Monday or Tuesday, to London, where he will make the usual medical examinations and initiate contact with the Hammers. The player could have travelled to England this Friday but ended up staying in Lisbon to watch Sporting’s 1-0 victory over V. Setúbal in Alvalade for the second round of the championship.”
They add “On Saturday, William had a commitment. On Tuesday, he can not play for Sporting in the first leg of the Champions League play-off against Steaua Bucharest because he is suspended”
After the game with Vitória on Friday night, Carvalho was asked what his destination was and why he had been absent from Friday’s match. William Carvalho looked, smiled, opened his arms and did not give away any information the report claims.