After a tough couple of weeks, it has now sunk in that next season West Ham United will be playing Championship football for the first time in seven years. It's painful, but all we can do now as fans is look forward. Once the deadwood is cleared out, we will need to splash some cash and bring in players that will take us back up where we belong.
The six players in this slideshow article are ones who I believe will strengthen our side and make us real contenders to bounce back up to top tier football.
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