West Ham chief executive Scott Duxbury was involved in late-night talks with Parker´s representatives after Tottenham had declared their interest in the Newcastle captain.
It is understood from sources close to the player that Parker is set to meet with West Ham officials on Thursday after the two clubs agreed a fee.
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