Both the club and Moyes’ representatives have been in talks for months, according to the source, and reaching an ultimate agreement is not expected to be an issue.
However, the club has been alerted to emerging interest from elsewhere as a perception of uncertainty continues to surround Moyes’ future.
According to TEAMTalk, intermediaries have made tentative enquiries with Moyes’ entourage other whether he would be interested in the vacant Celtic job, with Moyes having played for the Bhoys earlier in his career.
Equally, there is reportedly continental interest in Moyes’ services and from within the Premier League – though Moyes is said to be relaxed over his future and is firmly committed to staying at the helm of West Ham.
Most encouragingly for West Ham supporters, remaining at the club is described as a ‘priority’ by sources close to the manager.
Forever West Ham’s View
As a consequence, tying down the footballing brain masterminding the push has to be at the top of any contractual agenda.