Manuel Pellegrini added Andriy Yarmolenko to the West Ham ranks on Tuesday, their fifth of this window
For West Ham United followers, the summer transfer window typically brings a few acquainted cyclical sample.
First, there’s the hyperlink to the highest European centre ahead (assume Alexandre Lacazette in 2016) to get followers excited.
Then, there’s the inevitable slew of mortgage signings and low-cost kids that are ‘meant for the future’.
And lastly, there’s the entire and utter disappointment of signing completely no-one price celebrating (sorry Simone Zaza).
However, one thing feels just a little bit completely different this time round in east London.
The hearsay mill which is often in overdrive at this level of the season in all fairness quiet, but the signings hold coming.
After finishing a £17 million transfer for Andriy Yarmolenko, followers across the nation are beginning to get a tad fearful.
Yarmolenko turns into the Hammers’ fifth summer transfer, after Ryan Fredericks, Issa Diop, Lukasz Fabianksi and Jack Wilshere.
And followers have duly reacted – take a look at the very best Tweets under!