West Bromwich Albion fans react on Twitter to Vaz Te trial reports

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The former West Ham player is reportedly set for a surprise Premier League return.

Reports emerged late last night – from the likes of Sky Sports – that former West Ham attacker Ricardo Vaz Te is set for a trial with West Brom this week.

The report claims that the 28-year old will spend time training with the Baggies with a view to a short-term deal, after being without a club since leaving Turkish side Akhisar Belediyespor in the summer.

Vaz Te has represented Portugal at youth level and struggled during his initial spell in English football with Bolton. After a stint in Scotland with Hibs, Vas Te returned to England with Barnsley and enjoyed a fantastic six months - grabbing 10 goals in 22 games - prompting the Hammers to swoop.

Things turned sour after a decent start at Upton Park and the forward eventually handed in a transfer request in August of 2013 after falling out of favour with then-boss Sam Allardyce.

His contract was terminated in January this year and his six month spell in Turkey proved fruitful, with him managing more than a goal every three games with five in 14.

The Hawthorns could now be his next destination and rumours of his potential move were met with widespread derision by Baggies fans.

We’ve included a selection of the best tweets below:

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