The race to avoid relegation from the Premier League has never been tighter, this year there are a number of teams that could drop into the Championship.

All year, twists and turns change the look of the table every week making it impossible to predict the teams destined for the drop.

Whatever happens, West Ham will spend next year in the big time and must improve their squad to avoid another dismal start to the season. As soon as teams get relegated, the prices of their players will drop and the Hammers could really profit on some bargains in the summer.

With rumours circulating already about the hundreds of players West Ham want this summer, I take a look at some alternative options that from the current bottom five sides: Swansea City, Crystal Palace, Hull City, Middlesbrough and Sunderland.

With three of those teams facing the drop, they will have to sell some of there stars for much-needed money in order to survive in the Championship.

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