Former Hammer Glen Johnson had called time on a glittering professional career at the age of 34.
Former Hammer Roy Carroll has been praised for his longevity - having just kept a sixth successive clean sheet for his current club at the age of 41!
Former Hammer Calum Davenport has taken up coaching since discovering religion in Devon.
Marko Arnautovic is set to remain a West Ham player for the time being at least, following the revelation that his Chinese suitors had ended their attempt to lure him to the Far East.
Manuel Pellegrini may be slowly effecting change at West Ham but the same old deficiencies remain glaringly obvious.
Grady Diangana's immediate future is secure after the youngster bagged a lucrative six-year contract at West Ham.
Toni Martinez has completed a loan move to Spanish La Liga 2 side CD Lugo - just days after cutting short his season-long loan spell at Rayo Majadahonda.
Marko Arnautovic has been sensationally ruled out of West Ham's trip to Bournemouth after failing to secure a move to any one of the Chinese Super League clubs reported to be interesting in signing him.
Manuel Pellegrini says West Ham supporters can expect the Hammers to go on the offensive again this weekend when they visit Bournemouth for their latest Premier League fixture.
Manuel Pellegrini has refused to comment on West Ham's purported interest in Genoa striker Krzystof Piatek.