Barcelona’s Alex Song unveiled at Upton Park, West Ham’s new loan signing [Pictures & Vine]

This one escalated pretty quickly – the first reports of Alex Song moving to West Ham emerged this morning, and there he was out on the Upton Park pitch at half time this afternoon.

The Cameroonian midfielder joings the Hammers on a season-long loan move, presumably with a view to a permanent signing, as his Barcelona days have seemed numbered, well…pretty much from the moment he signed for the Catalans.

West Ham’s London derby with Arsenal suddenly looks a lot more interesting…