West Ham United are eyeing Sunderland winger Emanuele Giaccherini.

Panorama says West Ham have discussed swooping for the Italy international with managerial candidate Massimiliano Allegri.

London-based Allegri has held talks with the Hammers about succeeding Sam Allardyce over the summer.

Transfer plans have also been discussed, with Allegri recommending Giaccherini's signing.

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