LONDON – Ukraine forward Andriy Yarmolenko has signed a four-year contract with West Ham, the Premier League club announced Wednesday.
West Ham chose not to disclose the fee they paid for the 28-year-old, who joined the Hammers from Borussia Dortmund.
“Of course, I am very happy to sign for West Ham United.” Yarmolenko said. “West Ham is a big club with good fans and I am happy to come to play in the Premier League.”
“The Premier League is the best league in the world and I know that an interesting project is being built here at West Ham. The team wants to achieve high things and I am excited for this challenge,” the 28-year-old added.
Yarmolenko is West Ham’s fifth summer signing after Jack Wilshere, Issa Diop, Ryan Fredericks and Lukasz Fabianski.
With Dortmund, Yarmolenko played 18 games and scored three goals.