West Ham transfer round-up: Striker exit imminent; Palermo left-back links; Argentine will join pending work permit approval

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A select round-up of the latest West Ham United news...

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Better news to start off with for West Ham fans on the striker front with news that Jonathan Calleri has confirmed he will be joining the club, subject to work permit approval, as reported by the Express.

If and when the move eventually materialises, the 22-year-old Argentine will provide much needed extra fire-power for the Hammers

Diafra Sakho celebrates after scoring the first goal for West HamDiafra Sakho's West Ham exit is edging ever closer

Meanwhile, Diafra Sakho is all set to leave West Ham, and has now agreed personal terms with West Bromwich Albion after the clubs agreed a fee of around £15 million, as reported by the Express & Star.

The Hammers have turned their attention to Palermo's Achraf Lazaar, according to Sky Italia's Gianluca Di Marzio, as their search for a replacement for the injured Aaron Cresswell continues.

Picture Supplied by Action ImagesLazaar in action for Palermo

The 24-year-old is a Moroccan international, with 16 caps for his country to his name.

And finally, highly rated West Ham youngster Josh Park has signed a new three-year deal with the club, as confirmed by the official club website. The 18-year-old has captained the development squad twice already this pre-season.

West Ham manager Slaven BilicWest Ham manager Slaven Bilic will be hoping to get a few deals over the line before the start of the season

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