Arsenal and West Ham told to move on from William Carvalho

first_img Carvalho in action for Sporting Lisbon this season 1 The Sporting Lisbon president has told Arsenal and West Ham to forget about signing star man William Carvalho this month.West Ham seemingly came close to signing the 25-year-old in the summer, before a deterioration in the relationship between the two clubs saw the deal called off.Despite the two clubs resolving their difference, President Bruno de Carvalho has quashed any rumours of a move materialising.Speaking to Record (a Portuguese sports newspaper), de Carvalho said: “Forget [it]. He is not transferable in January.“If one day he leaves, wherever it is, we must ensure that the footballing aspect of the decision is not called into question.”The Euro 2016 winner was apparently desperate to leave Sporting earlier in the season according to the same publication.It now seems as though the midfielder will have to wait until the summer.last_img read more