Hammers confirm Carroll talks
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
West Ham have revealed they are talks to sign Roy Carroll.West Ham have revealed they are in talks to sign former Manchester United goalkeeper Roy Carroll.
Carroll is looking for a new club after being released by United at the end of the season.
The Northern Ireland international was allowed to leave Old Trafford after refusing to sign a new deal.
Wigan and Sunderland have been linked with Carroll, but West Ham are thought to be closing in on his signature
The Hammers are searching for a new goalkeeper with current number one Jimmy Walker facing a lengthy spell on the sidelines with the serious knee injury he picked up in the play-off final win over Preston.
West Ham managing director Paul Aldridge admitted talks were underway with Carroll over a possible move to Upton Park.
"We are talking to Roy and are hopeful that something can be done," said Aldridge.
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