The 30-year-old has struggled since returning to the side in January.
Vladimir Weiss has yet again hinted at a return to Rangers.
Everton defender John Stones has taken a great deal of criticism for his performances this season.
HITC Sport understands talks have gone well with chairman Jeremy Peace.
The Hammers have enjoyed a fine first season under Slaven Bilic.
Newcastle United and Southampton picked up positive results at the weekend.
West Ham United's famous Boleyn Ground has left a big impression one of their prodigal new signings as has the welcome of supporters.
Mallik Wilks netted for Leeds under-21 side on Monday.
Spurs dropped points against the Baggies to leave Leicester City on the verge of the Premier League title.
The Paris Saint-Germain boss enjoyed a brief stint with the Premier League club during his playing career.
The Gunners secured League Cup victory against their bitter rivals Tottenham, in no small part because of an unlikely goalscoring display by their midfielder.
Tottenham Hotspur lost 2-1 to Arsenal at White Hart Lane in the third round of the League Cup on Wednesday evening.
The rumours of Jurgen Klopp are beginning to hang heavy over the head of Brendan Rodgers at Liverpool, says Don Hutchison.