first_img The average first-team salaries at every Premier League club in 2019 scrap revealed Marko Arnautovic has sealed a big-money move to China Gerrard launches furious touchline outburst as horror tackle on Barisic sparks chaos gameday cracker MOST READ IN FOOTBALL Boxing Day fixtures: All nine Premier League games live on talkSPORT LATEST ‘I’ll get him’ – Robertson further endears himself to fans with revenge vow to Mane Boozed-up Premier League John Stones stars involved in mass brawl at 5-star Ibiza hotel“West Ham United can confirm that Marko Arnautovic has joined Chinese Super League champions Shanghai SIPG for an undisclosed fee,” a club statement read.“The 30-year-old Austrian departs after two seasons at London Stadium, during which he scored 22 goals in 65 appearances in Claret and Blue.”West Ham ran out of patience with Arnautovic after he asked to leave for the second time, and it is understood the club accepted the low offer in order the shift the forward as quickly as possible. SORRY getty latest deals Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:07Loaded: 0.00%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:07 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen The £23million fee is significantly less than the club were offered in January, when they rejected £35million from an unnamed Chinese club.During the messy transfer saga, the forward’s brother Danijel, who is also his agent, criticised West Ham for their treatment of the wantaway star.Arnautovic’s brother said: “He’s not a cow or a horse which you bring to market.“He’s a highly talented footballer who is simply being used by West Ham. He’s just a number to them.” Sky Sports presenter apologises for remarks made during Neville’s racism discussion Marko Arnautovic has completed his move from West Ham to Chinese Super League outfit Shanghai SIPG for a reported £23million, the Premier League club have confirmed.The Austrian leaves the Hammers just six months after signing a new five-year contract, having told the club he wanted to go last week.Arnautovic passed his medical on Friday, and West Ham announced the deal was done on Monday morning. Man United transfer news live: Haaland ‘wants a change’, two players off in January Arsenal transfer news LIVE: Ndidi bid, targets named, Ozil is ‘skiving little git’ PAYBACK 1 Liverpool news live: Klopp reveals when Minamino will play and issues injury update Marko Arnautovic departs.https://t.co/uX2IhifBBD— West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) July 8, 2019After arriving in east London for a club record £20million in July 2017 from Stoke, Arnautovic initially became a fan favourite, and leaves having scored 22 goals in 65 games.talkSPORT understands the Hammers are working hard to bring a striker into the club, with their options limited as things stand following Andy Carroll’s release.The club have been heavily linked with a £45million move for Celta Vigo forward Maxi Gomez.last_img