Manchester City goalkeeper, Joe Hart, has signed a season long loan contract with West Ham United for a fee believed to be around £4.5m.
The 30-year-old goalkeeper is surplus to requirement at City, and have been told to find another club after spending last season away from the Etihad, on loan to Torino.
“To be playing in the Premier League for a big club like West Ham, I’m really looking forward to the season.”https://t.co/6NAQUgKON1
— West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) July 18, 2017
The English international told West Ham TV: “It’s important for me to play football and to get the opportunity to come here and play is absolutely awesome,”
“To be playing in the Premier League for a big club like West Ham, I’m really looking forward to the season.”
119 – Joe Hart has kept 119 clean sheets in the PL, only 3 English GKs have kept more; D.James (169), D.Seaman (140) & N.Martyn (137). Safe. pic.twitter.com/DCdDE24ogy
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) July 18, 2017
Joe Hart, who won two Premier League title with the Citizens, becomes the second City player to make the London switch after West Ham signed Hart’s former team-mate Pablo Zabaleta.