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West Ham Eyeing Move For Former Manchester City Frontman

West Ham are keen on Roma striker Edin Dzeko, according to reports in the English media. The former Manchester City striker was linked with Chelsea last January, but the Hammers are said to want the 32-year-old as a replacement for Marko Arnautovic. Manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that the Austrian will be allowed to leave …

Bournemouth V West Ham – Match Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham will have Javier Hernandez back fit and available to start for this weekend’s game against Bournemouth. The Mexican international hasn’t featured for the Hammers since the 2-0 home defeat to Watford in December due to hamstring and back problems. Marko Arnautovic still remains a West Ham player despite the interest from the Far …

REPORT: West Ham In Talks With La Liga Club For £44m Rated Uruguayan Hitman

West Ham are in negotiations for Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez, according to reports in Spain. Hammers officials are reportedly in the country to thrash out a deal for the Uruguayan international as they look for a possible replacement for Marko Arnautovic. The Austrian is keen on leaving for China with Shanghai SIPG expected to …

West Ham Among Three Premier League Sides Chasing French Ace

West Ham are one of three Premier League clubs interested in Sampdoria forward Gregoire Defrel, according to reports in Italy. Watford and Fulham are also believed to be keen on the Frenchman, in addition to Serie A side Atalanta. Sampdoria have recently signed Manolo Gabbiadini from Southampton and deem Defrel surplus to requirements. The 27-year-old …

‘Making West Ham Tick’ ‘Gonna Be An Assist King For Us – Fans on Twitter Hail Hammers Star’s Premier League Debut

West Ham midfielder Samir Nasri put in a very good display against his former club Arsenal at the weekend. Despite having been sidelined due to a drugs ban for over a year, with just one competitive game under his belt since his comeback, manager Manuel Pellegrini opted to give him his first Premier League start …

West Ham Holding Talks To Sell 26 Year Old Midfielder To Serie A Club

Fiorentina have held talks with West Ham over signing midfielder Pedro Obiang, according to reports in Italy. The 26-year-old has been constantly linked with a return to Italy since arriving from Sampdoria three and a half years ago. In fact, the Viola tried to sign the Equatorial Guinea international in the summer, but they couldn’t …

West Ham Suffer Another Major Injury Setback After Defender Undergoes Surgery

West Ham will be without centre-back Fabian Balbuena for two months after the player underwent surgery. The Paraguayan international sustained a knee injury in the 2-0 home defeat to Watford back in December, not long after conceding a penalty during the game. It was hoped that Balbuena was closing in on a return to full …

‘Nothing Under £75m’ ‘Peanuts For A Player Of His Ability – Fans React To £35m Bid For West Ham Frontman

West Ham have rejected a £35m bid from a Chinese Super League club for Marko Arnautovic, according to reports in the UK. Manager Manuel Pellegrini was asked about the offer at today’s pre-match press conference ahead of the game against Arsenal this weekend. The Hammers boss said that Arnautovic is an excellent player that the …

West Ham Lining Up Move For Out Of Favour Liverpool Ace

West Ham are interested in signing Liverpool striker Divock Origi, according to reports in the UK. The Belgian international is behind Roberto Firmino and Daniel Sturridge in the pecking order at Anfield and could be available this month for the right fee. Origi scored his second goal of the season against Wolves in the 2-1 …

West Ham Consider Stepping Up Loan Pursuit Of Brazilian Marksman

West Ham are considering a loan move for Inter Milan striker Gabriel Barbosa, according to the Mirror. The Brazilian has been reportedly offered to the Hammers, and with manager Manuel Pellegrini concerned about the fitness of some of the club’s strikers, it is believed they are keen on making an offer for the 22-year-old. Barbosa …

‘Bit Of Hazard About Him’ ‘On A Different Level’ – Fans on Twitter Praise West Ham Midfielder’s Debut Display

Samir Nasri made his debut for West Ham in the 2-0 win over Birmingham City in the FA Cup on Saturday. The Frenchman played 58 minutes after making his first senior appearance for 13 months following a drugs ban, and the former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder impressed observers. Fans on Twitter thought he was …

West Ham In Three Team Battle To Land £9m Rated Barcelona Playmaker

West Ham have enquired about signing Barcelona midfielder Denis Suarez, according to Sport. The Catalan newspaper reports that the Hammers are one of three Premier League teams who are interested in the 24-year-old with Watford and Everton also said to be keen. Reports in recent weeks have also linked the player with Chelsea and Arsenal. …

West Ham V Birmingham – FA Cup Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Like a lot of Premier League clubs, West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini is likely to ring the changes against Birmingham in the FA Cup tomorrow. With such a long injury list, though, he will be limited to blooding young players rather than having senior talent to come into the starting lineup. Javier Hernandez won’t feature …

‘How Can You Not Love This Man’ ‘Hope He Doesn’t Leave’ – Fans On Twitter Delighted As West Ham Star Inspires Comeback

West Ham did not play at all well for large parts of the 2-2 draw against Brighton last night. The Hammers defended very poorly for both of the Seagulls’ goals, and they had Marko Arnautovic to thank once again for digging them out of a hole. Fans loved the Austrian international’s performance and are hoping …

West Ham Among Three Teams In Race To Sign Republic Of Ireland Star

West Ham are considering a move for Everton midfielder James McCarthy this month, according to reports in the UK. The Hammers are said to be keen to bring in the Republic of Ireland international on loan as they look to strengthen their options in the middle of the park. Premier League side Fulham and Championship …

West Ham V Brighton Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham’s inconsistency is no doubt a major cause of frustration for manager Manuel Pellegrini. The 2-0 away defeat to relegation-threatened Burnley came off the back of a good win against Southampton on Thursday. Pellegrini attributed the loss at Turfmoor to tiredness, and there is certainly some truth to that explanation. The Hammers are unable …

REPORT: Valencia Line Up January Swoop For West Ham Marksman

Valencia are interested in signing West Ham striker Javier Hernandez, according to reports in the Spanish media. The Hammers forward is currently out with a hamstring strain, but the 30-year-old had managed to break into the first-team under manager Manuel Pellegrini prior to his injury. Valencia are said to be keen to sign Hernandez as …

‘The Central Midfielder We Crave’ ‘Another Sick Note’ – West Ham Fans Debate Reports Of Move For Spurs Midfielder

West Ham are interested in Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama, according to reports in the UK. The Kenyan international has hardly featured this campaign and could be one of a number of players who will be offloaded by Spurs in the January transfer window. Mousa Dembele, Georges-Kevin Nkoudou, Vincent Janssen, Fernando Llorente and Michel Vorm could …