Mediawatch - 9 July


Our daily look at the Hammers stories in the news...

This morning's Daily Mail runs the story that West Ham are set to beat Crystal Palace to the signing of Senegal midfielder Badou N'Diaye from Turkish side Osmanlispor.

The midfielder has netted 16 goals in the last two seasons and is rated at £8.5m.

Meanwhile, in the long-running Joe Hart story, the Express suggest the Hammers are moving closer to completing a move for the England goalkeeper.

Watford have also enquired about the possibility of taking the Manchester City man on loan.