West Ham Close to Signing Ilan
Sky are reporting that West Ham are close to signing St Etienne's Ilan. Ilan is out of contract at the end of this season so West Ham are hoping to pick the Brazilian up on the cheap.
Sky say the 29 year old is expected to fly into London tomorrow to tie up the move.
There is a strange lack of news about McCarthy today, especially as I'm pretty sure David Gold indicated that there would be some kind of announcement yesterday.
Anyway, you know those YouTube videos that make you think West Ham are signing someone special, only for your dreams to soon fade and die? Well, here's another,