West Ham’s contract talks with Tomas Soucek reach impasse over pay rise

Czech Republic midfielder has been key figure for clubHammers in talks with Rennes over Nayef AguerdWest Ham’s talks with Tomas Soucek over a new contract have reached an impasse. The Czech Republic midfielder has two years left on his deal, with an option for an extra year, and negotiations with West Ham over a pay rise have stalled.Soucek has been a key figure since joining from Slavia Prague in January 2020 but the 27-year-old struggled to find his best form this season and David Moyes is thinking about strengthening his midfield.