Rat’s contract at Shakhtar Donetsk expires this summer and so was available on a free transfer.
The Hammers have beaten off competition from Marseille to sign the experienced full back.
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Liverpool have unveiled their new home kit for next season, sticking with the hugely popular retro styling of the current shirt.
The reputation of the Premier League means it is the most popular and one of the most watched leagues in the world.