The Premier League are tonight reported to be at an advanced stage in talks with the Government over a return for football in June.
West Ham are predicting a massive cash flow black hole of between £60m and £80m Claret and Hugh has learnt.
Barcelona players will take a massive 70 per cent pay cut and make additional contributions to ensure the club’s non-sporting staff receive full wages.
West Ham shareholders have agreed to a £30m rights issue in May to inject much-needed cash into the club.
Declan Rice has emerged as a big winner in a poll to discover who should become the next Hammers skipper.
CandH Exclusive by Hugh Southon