Our West Ham fans here in the Transfer Tavern are hopeful about the club having a strong end to the season after seeing their form pick up recently.
The first half of this campaign really was something to forget for the club with them looking like serious relegation candidates for long spells.
Indeed, players were not performing and Slaven Bilic was under pressure but now things look a little happier around the London Stadium.
And, going into next year, the club will be hoping to be in a good position to get back to where 2015/16 finished off with a strong summer of signings crucial to that.
Our landlord reckons Bilic cannot afford to get things wrong again in the window and so he needs to go after players that are proven in the Premier League.
That in mind, then, here’s why the Croatian should get Daniel Sturridge in and partner him up with Andy Carroll…