West Ham fans react to potential Carlos Bacca and Dimitri Payet combination next season

West Ham fans

West Ham United fans are drooling at the prospect of Carlos Bacca and Dimitri Payet wreaking havoc on opposition defences next season.

-  AC Milan's Carlos Bacca celebrates after scoring a goal.

The West Ham United hierarchy have made it clear that they will be looking to purchase a world class striker during the upcoming summer and names such as Alexandre Lacazette, Michy Batshuayi and Christian Benteke among others have all been linked with a move to the Olympic Stadium over the past few weeks.

Recently, another high profile name in the form of Carlos Bacca has been touted to join the Hammers. According to reports, West Ham have already placed a £16 million bid for Bacca and there is a distinct possibility that the Colombian superstar will join the Premier League outfit this summer.

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Despite playing in a struggling Milan side, Bacca managed to score an impressive 24 goals in all competitions last season and the West Ham faithful is certainly left excited at the prospect of seeing the 29-year-old join their club.

Fans are particularly looking forward to the potentially deadly combination of Bacca and Payet wreaking havoc on Premier League defences next season and here is a selection of the best reaction on social media to the mouth watering prospect.

West Ham's Dimitri Payet reacts

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