Four reasons West Ham must win the race to sign highly-rated goalkeeper
According to reports in The Sun, West Ham United have joined a number of their Premier League rivals in the race to sign Sunderland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford this summer.
Despite the Black Cats finding themselves bottom of the table and in danger of being relegated to the Championship, the stopper has been an outstanding performer for them this season after initially stepping in for the injured Vito Mannone.
The form of the 23-year-old has quickly become one of the most coveted keepers in the top flight, and has been tipped to be a future England regular after receiving his first call up to the Three Lions squad in October.
The likes of Arsenal, Everton, Manchester City and Tottenham are said to have taken a close look at the £15m-rated Pickford, and Irons boss Slaven Bilic has registered his interest too.
Here are FOUR reasons West Ham must win the race for the highly-rated goalkeeper…