West Ham United have announced the signing of Marko Arnautovic from Stoke City on a five-year deal for a club-record fee of up to £25m, with a guaranteed £20m plus an additional £5m in potential add-ons. Arnautovic, 28, had been agitating for a move and after rejecting two earlier bids Stoke finally relented. He will bolster
Kyle Walker is now the world’s most expensive defender after Manchester City completed a deal with Tottenham worth an initial £50m rising to £53m for the England right back.
The 22-year-old France international has signed a five-year deal with the Premier League champions.
Joe Hart is set to join West Ham on a season-long loan and is due to have a medical with the London club on Monday.
The 30-year-old joined City for £13.8m from Celta Vigo last summer and made 30 appearances, scoring six times.