Adrian San Miguel del Castillo (Goalkeeper)
3rd Jan 1987 (Seville, Spain)Signed:
1st Jul 2013 (£0)Contract:
2 years + 2 year option (signed October 2015)Previous Club:
Real BetisKUMB Awards:
Player of the Year (runner-up) 2013/14, 2014/15; Best Signing 2013/14; Most Improved Player (runner-up) 2014/15.
Gloves: HO Soccer
On 5 June 2013, it was announced that Adrián would join West Ham United on 1 July, on a three-year contract. The Premier League club had the option to extend this deal for a further two seasons.
Adrián made his debut for the Hammers on 27 August 2013, in a 2–1 home win against Cheltenham Town for the season's League Cup. His first league appearance came on 21 December, a 1–3 loss at Manchester United.
On 11 January 2014 Adrián kept his first Premier League clean sheet, in the 2–0 away win over Cardiff City.
On 6 May 2014, Adrián attended West Ham's 2013/14 players awards and won 'Save of the Season' for a fingertip save from Oscar against Chelsea in January. He also won 'Best Individual Performance' for the same game against Chelsea, in which he kept a clean sheet in a goalless draw and 'Signing of the Season'.
Adrián was named runner up in the 2014 'Hammer of the Year' to Mark Noble.