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West Ham’s battle to remain in the Premier League has ended in success, with the Hammers pushing themselves to safety following Saturday’s 2-0 win over Leicester City.

Further battles are on the horizon though as the club look to push up the standings next season and avoid another struggle near the foot of the table, which has led West Ham fans to suggest transfer targets.

Following Stoke City’s relegation on Saturday, a mass exodus from the Staffordshire cub is expected and the Hammers could raid the Potters once again – having signed Marko Arnautovic on a club-record fee last summer.

The Austria international endured a difficult start to life at the London Stadium but soon turned a corner, becoming a starring figure in the club’s fight to avoid relegation and being named Player of the Year.

Now, some fans have expressed an interest in partnering Arnautovic with his former Stoke team-mate Xherdan Shaqiri, who is expected to be amongst the wealth of players leaving the Potters, although not everyone is convinced.