Moyes has said he will decide on his future at the London Stadium at the end of this season, when his short term contract, handed to him when he took over in November, runs out.

The Hammers’ board though have been impressed with his work since taking over, and provided Moyes can keep the club in the Premier League, they are ready to offer the former Everton, Manchester United and Sunderland manager a two-year deal this summer.

West Ham go to Liverpool on Saturday lying four points above the relegation zone but under Moyes have lost only one of their last eight games in the Premier League.

Moyes is planning for next season, scouting players including Hibernian’s 23-year-old midfielder John