West Ham United could've signed Inter Milan's Joao Mario for £26m - but they were only willing to bring him back to the Premier League on loan.
Premier League newcomers Fulham were reportedly keen to sign former West Ham United loanee Joao Mario, who has struggled in Serie A with Inter Milan.
Former West Ham loanee recalled for Inter Milan.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly keen on Inter Milan's Joao Mario.
West Ham United's failure to sufficiently strengthen the heart of the team in the summer is already coming home to roost.
West Ham United had Joao Mario on loan last season, but they decided against making the move permanent.
Inter Milan have left Roberto Gagliardini and Joao Mario out of their Champions League squad.
Joao Mario reportedly wanted to return to the Premier League with Spurs - but is set to swap Serie A and Inter Milan for La Liga and Real Betis instead.
Joao Mario is reportedly interested in a move to Tottenham.
Tottenham Hotspur appear to be leading the chase for Inter Milan's Joao Mario.