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Report: West Ham close to completing the signing of Joseph Anang

Slaven Bilic, Manager of West Ham United waves prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and West Ham United at Turf Moor on May 21, 2017 in Burnley, England.

West Ham United are close to signing young goalkeeper Joseph Anang.

West Ham have completed a deal to sign young goalkeeper Joseph Anang, according to reports from the Ghana publication, Kickgh.com.

The 19-year-old goalkeeper impressed during trial for the Hammers, and the club have offered him a contract.

He was given a run out for West Ham during a recent pre-season friendly with the club’s U-23 team against Dagenham and Redbridge.

Slaven Bilic, Manager of West Ham United looks on prior to the Premier League match between Burnley and West Ham United at Turf Moor on May 21, 2017 in Burnley, England.

The report claims that West Ham have offered a contract to the young keeper, which has been accepted, and the player is waiting for international clearance to complete the move officially.

He will become the fifth signing of the summer for the Hammers, should he join.

West Ham have made some smart signings this summer, with Pablo Zabaleta, Joe Hart, Marko Arnautovic, and Javier Hernandez, all making move to the London club.

Players parade with family members to thank the crowd during the Premier League match between West Ham United and Liverpool at London Stadium on May 14, 2017 in Stratford, England.

Anang will be West Ham’s second new goalkeeper this summer, after Hart joined the club on loan from Manchester City.

Darren Randolph has already left the club to join Middlesbrough this summer, while Adrian continues to get linked away with Newcastle United as he looks for regular first team opportunities.

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