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West Ham Among Five Teams Weighing Up Swoop For Cut-Price Algerian International

West Ham are involved in a five-time battle for Porto winger Yacine Brahimi, according to reports in Portugal. The Algerian international is out of contract at the end of the season and could sign a pre-contract agreement as early as January. However, Porto are keen to sell Brahimi when the transfer window reopens so they …

Arnautovic’s Brother Confirms Chelsea And Other Premier League Clubs Are “Tracking” West Ham Ace

West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic’s agent and brother has revealed that both Chelsea and Everton are interested in the forward. The Austrian international was previously pursued by Manchester United over the summer, and it seems the player could be the subject of bids in the January transfer window. Daniel Arnautovic has said that although the …

‘Thank Goodness’ ‘Gutted – Not’ – West Ham Fans On Twitter Are Pleased As Move For Ex City Star Hits Trouble

West Ham’s bid to sign Samir Nasri on a free transfer has hit a stumbling block over the player’s fitness, according to reports. The Frenchman has not played for over a year due to an 18-month doping ban, but the Hammers were reportedly prepared to offer the 31-year-old £80,000 a week for a six-month deal. …

Spanish Playmaker With £26m Buyout Clause Set To Reject Offer From West Ham

Villarreal midfielder Pablo Fornals has rejected the chance to join either West Ham or Fulham in January, according to reports from Spain. The 22-year-old has a €30m (£26m) buyout clause with both Premier Leagues believed to be prepared to match it. However, Fornals is said to be unwilling to leave the Yellow Submarine before the end …

West Ham Reportedly Make Offer For £17.5m Rated Inter Milan Marksman

West Ham have made a proposal to sign Inter Milan striker Gabriel Barbosa, according to Sport Mediaset. The Italian news outlet reports that the Brazilian international, commonly known as “Gabigol,” will be allowed to leave the San Siro in January. The forward is currently on loan at Santos, but he will be returning to Italy …

West Ham V Huddersfield Town – Team News & Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham will want to build on their 4-2 win over Burnley with a victory against strugglers Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Manager Manuel Pellegrini would have been delighted with the attacking display at the London Stadium, and he will be hoping for more of the same for their trip to the John Smith’s Stadium. The …

West Ham Star Laughs Off Talk Of £50m Departure To PSG

West Ham defender Issa Diop has dismissed claims that he could leave the London Stadium for Paris Saint-Germain in January. Reports had suggested that PSG, along with Manchester United, were interested in signing the 21-year-old, with a £50m fee being suggested. However, when asked about a potential move back to Ligue One, Diop laughed off the …

West Ham Line Up Swoop For £15m Rated German International As Potential Rice Replacement

West Ham are weighing up a move for RB Leipzig midfielder Diego Demme, according to reports in the English media. The German international is reportedly valued at £15million and is said to be one option that manager Manuel Pellegrini is considering as a potential replacement for Declan Rice. The 19-year-old has yet to come to …

Chelsea Prepared To Double West Ham Starlet’s Wages If He Moves To Stamford Bridge

Chelsea are weighing up a move for West Ham midfielder Declan Rice, according to Metro.co.uk. The Blues are reportedly looking to capitalise on the 19-year-old’s contract dispute with the Hammers. The player’s current deal expires in 2020 but West Ham are keen to secure the midfielder for the long term. Rice is currently earning just …

West Ham V Burnley – Match Preview And Predicted XI

West Ham will be frustrated after losing out to a much-changed Tottenham side in the Carabao Cup last night. The Hammers put out a strong team but suffered a disappointing 3-1 defeat against their London rivals. Next up, Manuel Pellegrini’s men will face Burnley on Saturday afternoon. The Clarets have conceded nine goals against Chelsea …

West Ham Make Tottenham Midfield Enforcer A Top January Transfer Target

West Ham are targeting Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama in the January transfer window, according to the Football Insider. The Kenyan international has been a bit-part player over the last year following a serious knee injury he picked up at the beginning of last season. Wanyama was recruited from Southampton for £11m in July 2016 and …

French Giants Weigh Up Mammoth £50m Offer For West Ham Defender

Paris Saint-Germain are interested in signing West Ham centre-back Issa Diop, according to the Daily Mail. The Frenchman only signed from Toulouse for a club record fee in the summer, but his performances have already caught the eye of the Ligue One champions. PSG are reportedly considering a £50m offer for Diop which would be …

Pellegrini Calls On West Ham To Match Tottenham Display Against Leicester

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini wants his team to replicate their performances against the ‘big six’ when playing sides lower down the table. The Hammers played well despite losing last time out against Tottenham, while they also came out 3-1 winners when they faced Manchester United recently. However, Pellegrini is now demanding the same level …

West Ham V Leicester City – Team News And Predicted XI

West Ham performed well in the London derby against Tottenham last weekend but manager Manuel Pellegrini will be hoping to arrest another dip in form after two straight league defeats. The Hammers face Leicester City on Saturday afternoon, who themselves are coming off the back of two losses against Everton and Arsenal. It has been confirmed …

MLS Club Reveal Price Tag For Reported West Ham Transfer Target

West Ham are interested in signing Atlanta United playmaker Miguel Almiron, according to reports in South America. However, the MLS club’s president Darren Eales has said that the Paraguayan international would cost in excess of £30m. A report last week suggested that Arsenal were closing in on a £11m deal for Almiron in the January …

West Ham Suffer Serious Injury Setback With £17.5m Summer Signing Out For Six Months

West Ham winger Andriy Yarmolenko is set to be sidelined for up to six months after suffering an Achilles tendon injury against Tottenham on Saturday. The Ukrainian international had to be stretchered off five minutes before the interval after landing awkwardly on his right foot. Yarmolenko has suffered a similar injury before whilst at Borussia …

Pellegrini Cools Talk Of West Ham Signing £22m Rated Roma Ace

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has dampened speculation that the club could sign Roma striker Edin Dzeko. The Hammers boss managed the Bosnian international when he was Manchester City manager, but when asked about signing the player in the January transfer window, the Chilean dismissed the claims: “You can talk about five, six or seven …

West Ham V Tottenham Match Preview And Predicted XI

West Ham will need no extra motivation for the London derby against Tottenham but they will want to recover quickly from the loss to Brighton last time out. The defeat to the Seagulls stopped the Hammers’ recovery in recent weeks after a very poor start to life under manager Manuel Pellegrini. The Chilean will be …