With the amount of high calibre managers linked with the manager’s job at West Ham, it becomes ever more unsurprising that Sam Allardyce was given his marching orders.
Former Valencia and current Sevilla boss Unai Emery is the latest name to be on the shortlist to take the Upton Park post.
This is a manager that has won consecutive Europa League titles. Bringing Emery to East London could become one of the most exciting appointments in West Ham’s history.
If the appointment does become a reality, here are five players that could follow Emery to the Boleyn ground.