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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 Among Host Of Premier League Teams Pursuing ‘New Raheem Sterling’

West Ham are one of a number of teams interested in signing Jamaican international Alex Marshall, according to reports. The 20-year-old has been dubbed the “new Raheem Sterling” by some sections of the media, with the player’s performances receiving rave reviews. In addition to the Hammers, Marshall is being pursued by Liverpool, Tottenham and Leicester …

West Ham Linked With Surprise Loan Swoop For £60m Chelsea Ace

West Ham are interested in signing Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata on loan in the January transfer window, according to reports. The Spaniard has struggled for form since arriving in England from Real Madrid in a deal said to be worth £60m. Morata did, however, start the season as Maurizio Sarri’s number one striker, but was …

West Ham Reportedly Battling Two Clubs For Dutch International Fullback

West Ham are one of three clubs keeping tabs on Crystal Palace fullback Patrick van Aanholt, according to reports in Italy. Two other Premier League teams are also reportedly scouting the Dutch international, with both Liverpool and Newcastle United said to be interested in the defender. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini has rotated Aaron Cresswell and …

West Ham missed chance to sign Belgium international this summer after refusing to meet measly €10 million asking price

West Ham United missed the chance to sign Lazio’s Jordan Lukaku this summer by refusing to meet the Serie A club’s €10 million asking price. The Belgium international and younger brother of Manchester United’s Romelu Lukaku was heavily linked with a move to the London Stadium during a busy summer in the transfer window for …

West Ham must stick with Pellegrini

Well that was a surprising start to the season. To be fair, we didn’t expect all the new signings to gel at once and we even thought that The Hammers would lose a couple of games at the beginning of the new Premier League season. What we didn’t think would happen was that they would …

Pellegrini speaks out over transfer rumour

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has revealed that the club turned down the chance to sign Yaya Toure this summer. Toure had been a free agent after leaving Manchester City at the end of last season, and underwent a medical in London this week which sent fans of all Premier League club’s into meltdown. Toure’s …

La Liga side want West Ham United defender on season-long loan

West Ham United defender Reece Oxford is a target for La Liga side Eibar, according to reports. Oxford spent last season on-loan in Germany with Borussia Monchengladbach, where he played only four times in a frustrating season for the teenager. Upon his upon his return to the London Stadium however, the 19-year-old has found himself …

Pellegrini denies Toure transfer rumours

West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini has played down rumours surrounding the potential addition of Yaya Toure to the side. Toure has been a free agent after leaving Manchester City at the end of last season, spending 8 glorious years at the Etihad where he will be remembered as one of their greatest ever stars. …

Bundesliga outfit keen to land West Ham United defender

Bundesliga side Hannover are hoping to land West Ham united defender Reece Oxford before the end of the month, according to reports. Oxford spent last season on-loan in Germany with Borussia Monchengladbach, where he made eight appearances in all competitions. The 19-year-old returned briefly to West Ham mid-way through the season after being re-called by …

West Ham midfielder leaves for Serie A

West Ham midfielder Edmilson Fernandes has joined Fiorentina on a season-long loan. Fernandes, 22, joined West Ham from FC Sion in the summer of 2016 and has since made 48 appearances for the Hammers. However following a busy summer in the transfer window in which West Ham signed two new central midfielders in the form …

Pellegrini disappointed as West Ham sink to 4-0 defeat at Anfield

Manuel Pellegrini says he is ‘disappointed’ with his side’s performance in the 4-0 defeat at Anfield earlier this afternoon, and insists they must in the final third if they are to have a successful season. Pellegrini, who was taking charge of his first competitive game as West Ham boss, watched on helplessly from the sidelines …

Sky Sports pundit hails West Ham’s summer business

Arsenal legend and Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson has praised the transfer business conducted by West Ham this summer, saying that the club have ‘put their money where their mouth is’. The Hammers made ten major signings this summer, splashing out over £100m and smashing their previous record for transfer fee paid when they signed …

West Ham complete ninth signing of the summer

West Ham have completed the £4 million signing of Arsenal striker Lucas Perez. Perez, who becomes the Hammers’ ninth signing of the summer, joins the club on a three-year deal following a two season spell in North London, the most recent of switch he spent on-loan in Spain with Deportivo La Coruna. “I’m very happy …

Pellegrini happy with Hammers’ transfer business, but wants two more signings

West Ham United boss Manuel Pellegrini has expressed his delight over the club’s fantastic summer transfer business. The Hammers have been one of the more busier teams in the transfer window, bringing in eight new players as well as still trying to get two further deals over the line before Thursday’s deadline. Deals for Ryan …

West Ham fans react to Lucas Perez rumours

West Ham fans have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts as the Hammers near the signing of Arsenal’s Lucas Perez. Perez has been told he can leave The Emirates this summer by manager Unai Emery, with the striker not part of the Spaniard’s plans this season. Lazio and Deportivo La Coruna have been linked …

Hammers set to sign Arsenal star!

West Ham United are reportedly close to agreeing a deal to bring Arsenal striker Lucas Perez to the club. The forward is strongly linked with a move away from the Emirates this summer, after a fairly unsuccessful time at the club since signing two seasons ago for a fee of around £17m. Perez was prolific …

Hammers fans thank Kouyate as midfielder crosses the capital

West Ham United fans have taken to Twitter to say thank you to Cheikhou Kouyate after the midfielder completed his £9.5 million move to Crystal Palace. The Senegal international joined the Eagles earlier this week on a four-year deal, bringing to an end his four year stint with the Hammers. Kouyate joined West Ham in …