Diamanti departs West Ham for Italian outfit Brescia

West Ham have confirmed the sale of striker Alessandro Diamanti to Italian side Brescia.

West Ham have confirmed the sale of striker Alessandro Diamanti to Italian side Brescia.

The Serie A new boys have paid 1.8million for the 27-year-old, who joined the Hammers a year ago from Livorno.

Another £245,000 will be payable if Brescia secure their top-flight status for another year.

Diamanti scored eight goals in 29 appearances last season, with four coming from the penalty spot.

He made a brief appearance from the bench in the first match of the season against Aston Villa but was keen to move back to his homeland.

 
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