Taylor Tombides announces his departure from West Ham United

Taylor Tombides has left West Ham United.

Taylor Tombides has taken to social media to reveal that he will no longer play for West Ham United.

The 19-year-old winger has been released by the Premier League outfit, he himself announced on Saturday.

The writing was on the wall for Tombides for some time, as he has been playing for the Hull City Academy in recent weeks.

The Australian youngster will now be hoping to progress at the Tigers and break into the first team of the Yorkshire outfit.

Tombides is the younger brother of Dylan, who passed away in April of last year at the age of 20 following a three-year battle with testicular cancer.

West Ham are currently 11th in the Premier League table with 47 points from 37 matches and could still finish in the top 10.

Meanwhile, Hull find themselves third from bottom in the standings at the moment with 34 points from 37 games, two points behind 17th-placed Newcastle United.

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