West Ham midfielder set for Serie A move

first_img Cavani ‘agrees’ to join new club and will complete free transfer next summer RANKED Obiang set for £10 million move LATEST moving on IN DEMAND Top nine Premier League free transfers of the decade 1 Where every Premier League club needs to strengthen in January Latest Transfer News Man United joined by three other clubs in race for Erling Haaland However, a knee injury picked up in an FA Cup tie against Wigan Athletic effectively ended his season and he is now set for a move back to Italy.Fellow midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate has also been linked with a move away, with Crystal Palace reportedly interested.center_img Pedro Obiang is close to leaving West Ham United in a £10 million deal which would see him return to Sampdoria.The Hammers have been extremely active in the transfer market thus far in the window, reinforcing their midfield by signing Jack Wilshere. As a result, it is widely expected they will now need to sell after splashing more than £90 million in revamping their squad.According to Sky Sports News, Obiang will be the first to leave the London Stadium.The Spaniard joined the club in 2015 and established himself as a solid, if not spectacular defensive midfielder.Under David Moyes last campaign, the 26-year-old was a regular starter and even scored one of the goals of the season against Tottenham Hotspur. Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ Tony Cascarino backs Everton to sign two strikers for Carlo Ancelotti The biggest market value losers in 2019, including Bale and ex-Liverpool star LIVING THE DREAM Kevin De Bruyne ‘loves Man City and wants to keep winning’, reveals father targets REVEALED targets last_img read more