Radoslav Kovac leaves West Ham United for FC Basel

Radoslav Kovac
Kovac made 18 appearances for West Ham last season

West Ham midfielder Radoslav Kovac has joined Swiss side FC Basel for an undisclosed fee.

Kovac, 31, leaves the Hammers after making 62 appearances since arriving from Spartak Moscow in January 2009.

Kovac is the second of West Ham's relegated Premier League squad to move on this week, after defender Manuel da Costa departed for Lokomotiv Moscow.

Da Costa, who joined the Russian side for an undisclosed fee, made 35 appearances in two years at Upton Park.