West Ham have made some very notable signings throughout the years that have been very successful, the likes of Dimitri Payet, Felipe Anderson and Manuel Lanzini have all had impacts on the club over the last five years.

However, throughout West Ham’s history in the Premier League, they have made signings that were questioned from the start. The double signing of Carlos Tevez and Javier Mascherano back in 2006 being the most notable one.

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When signing for a club like West Ham, there are big expectations from the fans. There have been times where they have needed the players to up their game to save them from relegation, but that doesn’t always work out.

Here we round-up eight players who joined the Irons over the years and tried to make an impact at the historic club but ended up falling flat on their faces.