'Last details to be completed': Fabrizio Romano has exciting news for West Ham fans
West Ham United are reportedly on the verge of signing Kurt Zouma.
The Hammers have been heavily linked with the Chelsea defender in recent weeks.
Although Spurs were reportedly also eyeing Zouma, it looks as though West Ham have won the race for his services.
According to Fabrizio Romano, the Hammers and Chelsea are in the final stages of negotiations for the Frenchman.
West Ham look set to sign Zouma for €30million, or around £25.7million.
West Ham target Zouma – the story so far
Zouma came through the ranks at Saint-Etienne and made 74 appearances for the club overall.
He helped them win the French League Cup in 2013, a year in which he also won the Under-20 World Cup with France.
Zouma was then on the move in January 2014, joining Chelsea for a reported £13.2million.
The 6ft 3in powerhouse has taken in three loan spells while on the Blues’ books.
He spent the remainder of 2013-14 at Saint-Etienne and also played for Stoke City and Everton.
Zouma has clocked up 151 appearances for Chelsea.
He has won the Champions League, two Premier League titles and a League Cup with the Blues.
Zouma has also won eight caps for France, scoring once, and was in the squad for Euro 2020.
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