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Martyn Glover, West Ham United’s head of player recruitment, is set to take up the same role at Leeds United according to the Yorkshire evening post. Leeds are said to have approached Glover after pulling out of a deal to appoint Norwich City scout Steve Head as their new head of recruitment earlier this week. Before moving to West Ham, Glover worked as head of recruitment at Blackburn Rovers under Allardyce.
Jack Sullivan has confirmed that Birmingham City keeper Darren Randolph is to join the Hammers.
Phil Neville has chosen what he considers to be one of the best goals scored in the Premier League for an article for the BBC. The pundit was asked to pick the best strike of the 2000s, and went with West Ham’s Paolo Di Canio’ss scissor kick against Wimbledon in March 2000.
Hammers Goal Keeper target Darren Randolph has turned down a new contract at Birmingham City and appears to be on the verge of joining West Ham on a free transfer. The Republic of Ireland international keeper rejected the club’s offer of a new deal and will depart as a free agent after two years at the club ends on 30th June.
Comedian James Corden has shown he hasn’t lost his sense of humour after he says he wants Sam Allardyce to be West Ham’s next manager. Asked on social media today who he wanted to be the next West Ham manager, Corden simply answered ‘Big Sam’.
Former Hammers Bobby Zamora and Rio Ferdinand have been released by QPR this week following their relegation to the championship. Both have contracts which expire on 30th June. Mauro Zarate will also be rejoining West Ham after his season long loan with QPR which has come to an end after playing just 71 minutes.