Date: 15th November 2019 at 4:00pm
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West Ham could be forced to pay certain players for doing nothing after the window, according to Claret and Hugh.

The club source claim on their website that the may need to drop players from their squad in order to make room for any foreign arrivals in the winter market.

report that with only one spot available in their squad, they may be put in a position where they are paying players who would not be available for selection in the top-flight.

It is suggested that West Ham are already putting preparations in place just in case the worst happens in the transfer market.

OPINION

Well as it stands, there is no way that West Ham can go through the January market without adding players to strengthen their squad. The Hammers haven’t won a single game since September, and have plummeted from European qualifications spots to just above the , and that is unacceptable. Manuel Pellegrini will know that the transfer window may be his last chance to turn this season around in East London, and if he doesn’t use it effectively he could find himself on the firing line more than he already is. West Ham are also suffering from injuries in midfield, with Mark , , and all currently with problems, they could be forced to bring in a couple of fresh faces to cover those losses. That would mean that a couple of players will be on the firing line, and with the Hammers prepared there could be a number of squad members that will be disappointed.