Gokhan Tore and four other West Ham flops
According to The Sun, West Ham United have been told that they could have to pay more than £2.5m if they are to get rid of winger Gokhan Tore, who has proven to be a flop following his summer move from Besiktas.
The 24-year-old joined the Irons on a season-long loan deal for £2.5m, but after eight appearances in all competitions and no goals, the club want to end that deal less than halfway through the Premier League campaign.
The Turkey international is currently out with a thigh injury, and Besiktas say they will only let the attacker return to Istanbul if they don’t have to pay back any of the loan fee.
That got us thinking. With Tore proving to be something of a flop for the Hammers, which other players have failed to impress for the club during the Premier League era?
Here are four contenders…