West Ham United are fully expecting bids for their midfielder Mohamed Diame this summer. The 26 year old has been regularly checked by a number of Premier League clubs and [football] direct news understands that Hull City and Swansea – should they remain a Premier League club – could move in. Diame hasn’t always been a regular this season and with the Hammers ready to strengthen across the squad could be avaialble. Much will depend on how successful the Londoners are in attracting the players they require but the are believed ready to listen to offers. The player still has a 3.5 million release clause in his contract and the Hammers believe that is about right on the general market. Diame joined the Hammers in 2012 from Wigan and was an instant success sparking speculation that he was of interest to Arsenal, Everton and Tottenham Hotspur. But no form offer was received although now we understand that Swansea in particular are interested as they look to beef up their midfield should they retain the Premier League status. A West Ham source said: “There have been no formal inquiries but it would come as no surprise for there to be interest. He’s a very stong player.”Read more West Ham United transfer news.