West Ham United have confirmed the signing of Ivory Coast young gun Abdul Razak.

The 21-year old midfielder, who has been capped five times by the Elephants, has joined the Hammers on a short-term deal after recently leaving Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala.

"West Ham United are pleased to announce the signing of Ivory Coast international Abdul Razak on a short-term contract," a West Ham statement read.

Razak, who was with Manchester City between 2010 and 2013, has previously had loan spells with Portsmouth, Brighton & Hove Albion and Charlton Athletic.

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