West Ham surprised many in the football community earlier this week as they confirmed the signing of Patrice Evra.

The experienced Frenchman was recruited for free following his release from Marseille in November, after he was pictured kicking out at a fan before one of his side’s Europa League group stage games.

This act of indiscipline didn’t deter West Ham, though, who having failed to recruit a left-sided defender in January, opted to delve into the free agent market.

Evra, like many other players, was unattached and therefore able to join any club that made an approach to sign him.

So, in light of this move, could there be any other potential additions in the free agent market that haven’t yet come to light?

Here are five unattached players, according to Transfermarkt, who West Ham should at least consider making an approach for…

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