Cheikhou Kouyate has signed for Crystal Palace (Credit: CPFC.co.uk)
Crystal Palace have signed midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate from West Ham for an undisclosed fee on a four-year deal.
The Senegal captain made 129 Premier League appearances for the Hammers in four seasons since his move from Anderlecht in the summer of 2014.
Kouyate captained his country at the World Cup and has won 42 caps since his debut in 2012.
He told PalaceTV : “I’m so happy. It’s been a long day but now everything is good and I’m very excited to start with my new team-mates.
“This is the right time to move because I needed a new challenge.