With the new Premier League season edging ever closer, clubs from England’s top flight are travelling the globe on their now common-place pre-season adventures as they gear up for the upcoming campaign.
For Slaven Bilic and his West Ham side there is a lot riding on their second term at the London Stadium, after a disappointing maiden season saw them rally late on to finish 11th, well below their early hopes of European competition.
With that goal back at the forefront of the club’s psyche this summer, the powers that be in Stratford have gone out and strengthened with some exciting additions.
As well as Marko Arnautovic from Stoke City, two title winners with Manchester City have moved to the capital in Joe Hart and Pablo Zabaleta, while another from the red half of the city in Javier Hernandez joined up with the squad, who are currently out in Germany for their preparations, in the week.
With pre-season tours now ever increasing opportunities for clubs to grow their brand it’s easy to forget just how important they are for team spirit and bedding in new signings.
With that in mind, our friends over at Betway sent Stevo the Mad Man out and about with England international Joe Hart alongside his new teammates Angelo Ogbonna and fellow shot-stopper Adrian to sample some of the local delicacies, take a look at how they went down below…