WATFORD have offered West Ham the option of making Craig Dawson’s loan move permanent before the transfer window closes.
Dawson joined the Hammers for the season in October as nothing more than squad cover in defence for David Moyes.
But the 30-year-old has taken his chance with a string of impressive performances which has cemented himself as first choice in the side.
Now Watford are prepared to bring forward the option on West Ham signing him on a permanent basis, knowing it will help provide them with funds mid-season.
A fee close to £3million has been asked for, though the Premier League club are under no obligation to complete the deal…