Taken over by David Gold and David Sullivan last season, the new owners are eager to inject some new energy into the team.
They've replaced Gianfranco Zola with Avram Grant and of note have signed Frédéric Piquionne and Pablo Barrera. But the owners have stated that the entire squad is for sale (except Scott Parker), so more comings and goings can be expected.
Grant apparently has a £25m war chest to ensure the Hammers sail further away from the threat of relegation than they did last season. Here, we take a look at the rumours circulating in the press and on the internet and assess who might be turning out at the Boleyn Ground this coming season.Reuse content