West Ham United goalkeeper Adrian has admitted that his future is far from secure at the London Stadium ahead of the summer transfer window.
The Spaniard played in 19 Premier League games for the Hammers last term as he and the on loan Joe Hart vied for the number one jersey.
However, there has been speculation that a new stopper will be signed following the appointment of Manuel Pellegrini as the club’s new manager.
And Adrian has confessed that he needs to talk to the former Manchester City boss to see if he will be part of his plans next term.
“Now I must see Pellegrini’s opinion of me,” the 31-year-old told Radio Marca in his home country.
“We have to sit down and arrive at the best decision for everyone.
“Let’s see if they trust me and give me the opportunity to continue playing.
“I’ve been there for five seasons and I do not have to prove anything to anyone,” he continued.
“At the moment they have not told me anything.”
Adrian conceded 29 goals in his 19 top-flight outings for West Ham in 2017-18, 10 fewer than Hart managed in the same number of matches.
In spite of some suspect moments between the sticks, the ex-Real Betis man looked the more solid of the two keepers throughout the majority of the campaign.
A favourite amongst supporters during his time in East London, particularly after scoring the winning penalty in an FA Cup win over Everton in 2015, Adrian’s passion for the Irons has never been in doubt and an extension to his stay would be welcomed by most.
Although a return to Betis has long been rumoured, his comments seem to indicate that he will remain a West Ham player if Pellegrini can offer some assurances over his playing time.