Clauses haven't been put into players' contracts that would see their wages reduced if the side is relegated to the Championship, a report suggests.
The Hammers are currently sixth in the top flight, having lost just once in their last 11 Premier League games.
The 17-year-old Norwich City player impressed on Wednesday evening.
The forward is on loan at Scottish Championship side Hibernian.
Tottenham have now established themselves as Premier League title contenders.
The former England international has lost his place at Derby County.
Everton beat Newcastle United 3-0 at Goodison Park yesterday evening.
Despite being in relegation trouble, the £9 million signing from Bordeaux was attracted to Sunderland.
Celtic were beaten 2-1 by Aberdeen to cut their lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership last night.
But investment bank remains 'core to our strategy'.