David Gold takes to Twitter to give transfer update

West Ham co chairmans David Sullivan and David Gold before the match

West Ham United have struggled to land their primary transfer targets this summer.

West Ham co chairman David GoldWest Ham co chairman David Gold

Hammers co-chairman David Gold has taken to Twitter to provide an update on potential new signings.

West Ham fans are becoming increasingly frustrated as various potential transfer targets have rejected moves to the club.

Expectation levels have risen dramatically among the Hammers fan base following their impressive seventh place finish last term and the owners' rather public pursuit of some of the world's best strikers.

West Ham manager Slaven BilicWest Ham manager Slaven Bilic has made no secret of his desire to strengthen his squad

The summer transfer window has been a trying one for West Ham, however, as they have failed to get numerous deals over the line.

Gold has given the fans a timely boost though by taking to social media network Twitter to divulge information regarding potential incoming players at the club: 

While Gold did not reveal the names of the potential signings, it is widely being reported that Argentine Jonathan Calleri is set to join the club, dependant on work permit approval (The Express).

Picture Supplied by Action ImagesJonathan Calleri

It will take more than the arrival of Calleri, however, to appease the Hammers fans, and with under two weeks remaining until the start of the new season, Gold and co must ensure their business is both swift and efficient to allow manager Slaven Bilic to head into the new Premier League campaign with a fully settled side.

West Ham manager Slaven BilicWest Ham manager Slaven Bilic

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