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West Ham complete season-long loan move of Italian striker Simone Zaza

The Juventus striker has signed with a view to a permanent transfer.

WEST HAM HAVE announced the signing of Simone Zaza on a season-long loan deal from Juventus.

The Italy international moves to London Stadium for a fee of approximately €6 million, though the Premier League club will be obliged to pay a further €25 million to secure a permanent deal if he makes a certain number of appearances.


Zaza is West Ham’s 11th signing of a hectic transfer window, in which manager Slaven Bilic has spent over £60m on the likes of Andre Ayew, Manuel Lanzini, Arthur Masuaku and Edimilson Fernandes.

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