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Sporting and West Ham back on friendly

06-12-2017

Football teams Sporting Lisbon and West Ham are back on friendly terms after having fallen out because of a potential transfer of the player William Carvalho. 

In a statement yesterday both clubs acknowledged there had been a lack of communication regarding William Carvalho’s transfer which created a misunderstanding. 

The war of words started in September when Sporting Lisbon’s president  said he had not received any offers for William Carvalho’s transfer while West Ham’s co-owner David Sullivan, said that the offer had been rejected. 

At the time a reported €30 million was being offered by West Ham for William Carvalho’s transfer but in the end he remained in Sporting Lisbon.