McCarthy set to make West Ham switch over weekend
January 29, 2010
The clubs have agreed a fee for the South Africa striker but there has been a hold-up over McCarthy's permit, which is due to expire when his Blackburn contract runs out in 18 months.
It means McCarthy will not be available to play for the Hammers when Blackburn travel to Upton Park on Saturday.
Sam Allardyce said: "It's close to him finally becoming ...