The Hammers spent £ 45million on the striker in 2019 and scored 14 goals in 54 games across all competitions

The club owners were of the opinion that Haller did not fit in with the template manager David Moyes wanted, or that the 26-year-old had shown a desire to adjust to it

Moyes has been advised that he will be able to use the funds from the sale, and a striker is likely to be signed this month

Josh King, 28, from Bournemouth is one of a number of players on the Hammers’ radar

After confirming his move, the 26-year-old Haller from Ivory Coast told Ajax TV: “This is a club where I can compete in the Champions League and chase titles every season This winning mentality suits me””

Haller was one of several expensive new signings for former manager Manuel Pellegrini who did not perform as expected

Pellegrini was sacked in December 2019 before Moyes finally distracted the club from relegation problems

What can Jose Mourinho and Tottenham expect when they arrive in the third round of the FA Cup on Sunday at Marine, which plays in the eighth division of English football?

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Source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/55576847