On Saturday evening, The east London club confirmed England legend Martin Peters has passed away aged 76.
Martin has been suffering from an crucial illness in 2016, diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease.
According to theThe Hammers, releasing an official statement on behalf of the family on Saturday evening, announcing the news of Peters’ passing.
The statement reads:
“It is with profound sadness that we announce that Martin passed away peacefully in his sleep at 4.00am this morning,”