Ashton signs new Hammers deal reports that contract negotiations have come to a successful conclusion and Ashton has signed a new five year contract. The West Ham number 9 said:

"I am delighted.

"I said all along that I wanted to sign. I feel I have still got a lot to show the football club and the fans.

"I am really excited about next season. I feel I can only get better so I'm glad I have signed and I can look forward to the future."