Pogatetz loaned to West Ham

English Premier League side West Ham United have agreed a deal with VfL Wolfsburg to bring in defender Emanuel Pogatetz on loan for the rest of the season.

The Hammers have a deal to sign the Austrian international at the end of the season.

The 30-year old defender joined the Wolves last summer but has only made eight appearances this season. He has vast experience of English football, having played for Middlesbrough between 2005 and 2010.