West Ham have completed the £7.2m signing of Cheikhou Kouyate. There has yet to be an official announcement on the clubs website, however the player has released a statement on his Facebook page.
”Thanks Anderlecht, you have been a special club and you will always remain in my heart.
“Thank you to my team-mates, the staff, the coaches and especially the supporters, you have been awesome and you also in my heart.
“It’s time that I take flight, maybe I will return someday. I hope you will continue to follow me in my new club, West Ham. Thanks again.”
More to follow.