James Tomkins can play in defence or in midfield and he has already made more than 100 appearances for West Ham, playing a key role in their Championship play-off win last season.
Tomkins has featured for England at every age-group level and has ten under-21 appearances to his name.
Born just outside East London in Basildon in Essex, Tomkins joined West Ham aged seven.
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