Premier League - West Ham sign Sakho from Metz

West Ham have added to their forward ranks with the signing of striker Diafra Sakho from Ligue 1 outfit FC Metz.

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Premier League - West Ham sign Sakho from Metz

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Metz' Senegalese forward Diafra Sakho kicks the ball during the friendly football match Sochaux (FCSM) vs Metz (FCM) on July 25, 2014 (AFP)

The Hammers announced on their official website that the 24-year-old had signed a four-year contract for an undisclosed fee.

The Senegalese player has enjoyed a prolific spell at Metz, scoring 43 goals in the last two seasons as the club achieved back-to-back promotions.

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