Nobody can discredit the fine job Sam Allardyce has done in returning West Ham to their former Premier League status since taking the managerial reins at Upton Park back in summer 2011.

But with the East London club just a year away from moving to the illustrious Olympic Stadium, the fans are hungry for more.

Likewise, having recorded two steady top flight finishes in the last two campaigns, with the prospect of relegation rarely becoming a distinct possibility, the timing feels right for the Hammers to start aiming a little higher.

There’s no better way of starting that process than in the transfer market, so here’s a list of SIX potential summer signings that could take West Ham a significant step closer to Europa League contention next season.

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Aaron Hunt