West Ham close in on George John

West Ham close in on FC Dallas defender John to boost promotion charge

West Ham are set to complete the loan
signing of FC Dallas defender George John and the deal for the
24-year-old could become permanent.

Manager Sam Allardyce will make a
decision on Japanese trialist Ryoichi Maeda by Monday but remains
hopeful that striker Jordan Rhodes can be lured from Huddersfield.

Head-ing to Hammers John (right) could be on his way to West Ham

Head-ing to Hammers John (right) could be on his way to West Ham