Benayoun back with West Ham

Yossi Benayoun has confirmed his return to West Ham from Chelsea.

The Israel international midfielder, who spent two years with the Hammers between 2005 and 2007, announced the move via his Twitter account.

"After a long and busy day I can say I had 3 offers from PL clubs..but not from Liverpool or Arsenal like some reports," wrote the 32-year-old.

"But I`m very happy to confirm that I will join on loan to West Ham! I can`t wait to start..great club."

Benayoun originally joined West Ham from Racing Santander on a four-year contract and played for them in the 2006 FA Cup final.