Mauro Zarate completes £1.6m move from West Ham to Fiorentina
West Ham striker Mauro Zarate has completed a move to Fiorentina, the Premier League club have announced.
Zarate has ended his 18-month stay at Upton Park with a move to the Serie A in a deal believed to be worth £1.6m.
“[West Ham] would like to thank Mauro for his efforts in Claret and Blue and wish him all the best in his future career,” announced the club on their Twitter account.
The 28-year-old Argentinean has scored five goals in 21 appearance for the Hammers this season but had fallen down the pecking order.
He already has experience of the Italian top-flight having played for Inter Milan and Lazio in the past.