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West Ham Eyeing Double Raid On Celta Vigo With Move For Slovakian Midfield General

West Ham are keen on signing Celta Vigo midfielder Stanislav Lobotka, according to reports in England. The Hammers are hoping to seal a £43.3m for teammate Maxi Gomez, but it is believed they have also held talks about Lobotka. The Slovakian international has been in Spain for the last two seasons after moving from Danish …

‘It’s Been Too Long’ ‘At Last Our Diamond Is Back’ – Fans Delighted To See West Ham Talisman Back In Training

West Ham attacking midfielder Manuel Lanzini is back in training, the club have confirmed. The Argentinian international has been out with a cruciate knee ligament rupture since sustaining the injury in the build-up to last year’s World Cup. Fans on Twitter are elated to see that Lanzini will soon be back playing for the Hammers: Its …

West Ham Eyeing Deal For £39.2m Rated Serie A Goal Machine

West Ham interest in Torino striker Andrea Belotti is concrete, according to reports in Italy. The Hammers are seeking a potential replacement for Marko Arnautovic and it appears the Italian is one of their prime targets. Belotti would not be sold at a low price, though, with Torino expected to demand €45m (£39.2m) for the …

AFC Wimbledon V West Ham – FA Cup Team News, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini will likely only rest a few first-team players for the FA Cup match against AFC Wimbledon this weekend due to the club’s injury situation. Youngsters Xande Silva and Grady Diangana started the 2-0 victory over Birmingham City in the last round of the competition and it is expected that the pair …

‘We Dodged A Bullet There’ ‘Phew!’ – Fans Relieved That West Ham Won’t Make Move For Controversial Italian Star

Nice forward Mario Balotelli is close to sealing a move to Marseille with a medical expected to take place today. Reports in Italy had suggested that West Ham had been interested in signing the former Manchester City and Liverpool striker. However, it seems that the Hammers were not looking to sign Balotelli and with the Italian’s …

West Ham Have Had £35m Knocked Back For 17 Goal Colombian Poacher

Atalanta have rejected a €40m (£35m) from West Ham for forward Duvan Zapata, according to reports in Italy. The Colombian international is currently on loan at the Serie A side from Sampdoria, but they do have the option to purchase the 27-year-old for €14m at any time. Considering that Zapata would only be available if …

Spurs Weighing Up Surprise £2m Offer For West Ham Frontman

West Ham striker Andy Carroll is a shock target for Tottenham, according to reports in the English media. The 30-year-old’s current deal at the London Stadium expires in the summer, and Spurs are said to be weighing up a £2m offer during the January transfer window to allay their striker crisis. Harry Kane is out …

‘Get Him Gone’ ‘Only In It For The Money’ – Fans Angered By Hammers Star As Move Away Draws Nearer

Guangzhou Evergrande have made a new bid for West Ham forward Marko Arnautovic, according to reports in England. The 29-year-old was withdrawn from the squad for yesterday’s game against Bournemouth with Hammers manager Manuel Pellegrini feeling the player was not in the right frame of mind to play. Fans on Twitter are frustrated with how …

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 …

Pellegrini must get his balancing act right

West Ham are flying high at the moment basking in the glory of having just beaten London rivals Arsenal last weekend, courtesy of Declan Rice’s first ever goal for the Hammers. Just before half-time, Rice had seen his header go inches wide of the post, but just three minutes into the second half, he atoned …

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 …