Ashton Lobbies For Exit
Most of the papers today are reporting that West Ham left Ashton behind for the Austria trip and are set to do so again for the China trip. The papers seem to be suggesting that Asthon is being frozen out and the club want to sell him.
Noises from inside West Ham are telling another story. These suggest that Zola wanted him in Austria and wants him in China but his agent is angling for a transfer.
Lucas Neill's agent says the player will make a decision about his future in the next 24 hours. There have been reports that Neill is off to Galatasaray.
West Ham continue to be linked with Eidur Gudjohnsen, with some reports suggesting he is close to making a decision.
Faubert is being linked with a move to Schalke 04.
Diego Tristan has joined Cadiz.