Date: 8th August 2015 at 4:33pm
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West Ham United have missed out on the signing of Atletico Madrid striker Raul Jimenez .

The Mexico international looked set to join the Hammers on loan but reports in Spain say the club’s Europa League exit scuppered the move.

Incident where Marcelo claimed a panalty for being pulled back by Raul Jimenez

Benfica now look set to capture the 24-year-old on a permanent deal, meaning Slaven Bilic will have to look at other targets.

Jimenez, who only joined the Spanish club from América last summer scored once in 21 La Liga appearances.

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