West Ham Sign O'Brien and Samuel
West Ham have confirmed the signing of Republic of Ireland international Joey O'Brien.
The 25-year-old joins on a free transfer following his release by Bolton Wanderers earlier this summer.
According to The People and The Mirror West Ham have also signed left-back JLloyd Samuel. Samuel spent last week on a trial at West Ham and the newspapers say he has earned himself a contract. Samuel was also released by Bolton this earlier this summer.
During yesterday's friendly win over Real Zaragoza it was reported that Sam Allardyce had left early on a scouting mission. The People are saying that he flew to Nice to look at the Gabon international Eric Mouloungui. The 27-year-old was due to be in action for Nice against Udinese in a friendly.