Jesse Lingard looks to be heading to West Ham United, as he wants to pick David Moyes' side over Everton in the Premier League.
Lingard has been a free agent this summer, having left Manchester United at the end of his contract.
After joining United as a kid, the 29-year-old was on the verge of being emotional.
Despite barely playing for United last season, it was clear that Lingard had to leave and pursue playing time elsewhere.
Jesse Lingard looks to be headed to West Ham United.
Lingard has already shown his displeasure with United.
Lingards' 2021 loan move to West Ham was a smashing success as he scored nine goals and four assists in just 16 appearances.
United decided to keep Lingard, but gave him just a few opportunities to regain his West Ham form.
Lingard will be in demand now that he is available for nothing, but West Ham is set to make a comeback.
Lingard is anticipated to reject all other offers in favor of joining the Hammers, according to the Daily Mail.
Everton are one of the clubs set to lose out on signing Lingard this summer, with Frank Lampard keen on a free transfer.
Because of their closeness to Lingard's hometown of Warrington, Everton may have tempted him, but the desire to play for West Ham again is huge.
David Moyes benefited from Lingard's efforts, and given their chances of advancing to the top four in the near future, this is a fantastic project at the London Stadium.
Lingard has been a regular target for Newcastle, but the Northern Echo claims that the Magpies are wary of paying him for his services.
Lingard appears to be close to a deal to return to East London and pick up where he left off with the Hammers.