Football By Joe Crilly

West Ham Cut For Relegation With Payet On The Move

After Slaven Bilic announced that Dimitri Payet wants out of West Ham, William Hill have slashed his odds of rejoining his former side, Marseille from 3/1 to 7/4 while pushing out his odds of remaining at West Ham from 4/7 to 4/5. With Michail Antonio also 4/1 to leave West Ham to join Chelsea, William Hill have cut the odds of West Ham being relegated from 16/1 to 10/1.


“Things are looking bleak at the London Stadium with the club struggling towards the bottom of the table and now their two best players look set to leave this month as well,” said William Hill spokesman Joe Crilly.


Dimitri Payet club after January transfer window: 4/5 West Ham; 7/4 Marseille; 4/1 Manchester United; 9/1 Chelsea; 12/1 PSG; 14/1 Arsenal; 25/1 Tottenham; 33/1 Barcelona; 33/1 Manchester City; 40/1 Everton


Michail Antonio club after January transfer window: 1/5 West Ham; 4/1 Chelsea


Premier League relegation: 1/5 Hull; 8/15 Sunderland; 4/7 Swansea; 5/2 Burnley; 3/1 Crystal Palace; 9/2 Middlesbrough; 6/1 Watford; 10/1 West Ham; 16/1 BAR