Director of Football Confirmed

"From June I will take over my new position with West Ham," revealed Nani at a press conference.

"I have conducted the negotiations in person but in the full co-operation of Brescia chairman Corioni, who I must thank along with his family.

It is believed his main duties will involve a hands on role in transfer policy. Alan Curbishley was part of the team who interviewed the Brescia man along with Bjorgulfur Gudmunsson.

Nani is responsible for spotting the raw talent of Luca Toni and signing such stars as Roberto Baggio and Pepe Guardiaola.