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Is West Ham United football club in good hands at present?

David Sullivan

Slaven Bilić stayed at West Ham United longer than he should have done. By the end of his tenure, thanks to dismal results, he had lost any power he may have had in deciding who the club should buy and sell. Enter David Moyes. He was on a mission to prove, mainly to himself, that …

£33 million rated Brazil star close to joining West Ham

Felipe Anderson

West Ham are close to landing £33 million rated Lazio forward Felipe Anderson, according to reports. Talks between the players representatives and the club took place earlier today, and according to Italian outlet CalcioMercato, Anderson is now close to joining the Hammers. Talks were understood to be positive,and the Brazilian is keen on the idea …

Pellegrini promises further signings

Manuel Pellegrini

New West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini has promised there is an exciting summer ahead transfer wise at the club, whilst also assuring his relationship with the club’s owners. The boss claims that the signing of Ryan Fredericks, a free transfer from Fulham, is sign of things to come – saying he is confident there …

Hammers complete defensive signing!

West Ham United have completed the signing of Fulham defender Ryan Fredericks on a free transfer. The 25-year-old right-back signs a 4-year-deal with the Hammers, leaving Craven Cottage where he spent 3 years and made over 100 appearances at. The Englishman recently helped Fulham win promotion to the Premier League via the play-offs, but with …

Pellegrini wants Arsenal star as first West Ham signing

Jack Wilshere, Arsenal

Manuel Pellegrini wants to make Jack Wilshere his first signing as West Ham manager, according to reports. Pellegrini, who was appointed as the successor to David Moyes last week, is understood to be a big admirer to the English midfielder and believes he can lure him across London. The Chilean first took notice of Wilshere …

Pastore edges closer to West Ham move

Javier Pastore

West Ham United are looking increasingly likely to complete the signing of Javier Pastore in the coming days after a series of reports claim he is now in advanced talks with the club. Paris Saint-Germain are said to be happy for the midfielder to leave the club in order for them to comply with financial …

Manchester United eyeing move for West Ham star

Manchester United want to take Marko Arnautovic to Old Trafford this summer. Arnautovic joined the Hammers as a club record £25 million signing from Stoke City last summer, and enjoyed a fine debut season at the London Stadium. The Austrian finished the campaign as the club’s top scorer, and scooped West Ham’s Player of the …

“Have we re-signed him?” – West Ham fans confused as cult hero appears in kit launch

West Ham United launched their new kits for next season earlier this week, much to the delight of the Hammers fans. The launch saw a number of the club’s players, including Marko Arnautovic, Mark Noble and Declan Rice line-up alongside West Ham legend’s to model the tasty looking new Umbro strip. Trevor Brooking, Billy Bonds …

Pellegrini promises to bring in the “right players” to West Ham this summer

Newly appointed West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini promises that he will bring the “right players” to the London Stadium this summer. The Chilean was handed the hot-seat in East London earlier this week, succeeding David Moyes who stepped down from his role as manager after less than a season. Formerly of Manchester City – the …

Pellegrini thrilled to re-join the “the best league in the world”

Newly appointed West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini says he is thrilled to start a new chapter in his career back in what he described as “the best league in the world”.  The Chilean was appointed as the new Hammers boss earlier today, just over a week after David Moyes stepped down from the position after …

Happy With Hammers Owners As They Make Major Managerial Appointment?

Manuel Pellegrini

So West Ham parted company with David Moyes after he guided them to safety this season and the club have moved very quickly following the end of the season to appoint a new boss. It was clear that Hammers fans would not take kindly to another choice for manager that they were not happy about …

It’s goodbye from me and it’s goodbye from him as Allardyce and Moyes return to the managerial scrapheap until another desperate chairman finds them with his “manager detector”

It was widely expected by everybody, except Sam Allardyce, that the manager’s job at Goodison Park was about to become vacant. Sam was adamant that plans had already been put in place for next season and that, after a chat with his chairman, no doubt to tell him what a great job he was doing, …

Arnautovic thanks West Hams for ‘patience’ after difficult start to the season

Marko Arnautovic has thanked the West Ham fans for their patience after what he described as a ‘difficult’ start to life in East London. The Austrain joined the Hammers from Stoke City last summer as a club record signing, but endured a difficult start to his life at the London Stadium. The 29-year-old was sent …

David Sullivan: Moyes guided us out of a ‘difficult situation’

West Ham co-owner David Sullivan has thanked David Moyes for getting the club out of waht he described as a ‘difficult situation’. Moyes was appointed as West Ham manager back in November after Slaven Bilic was sacked  following a difficult start to the season. The Hammers sat in the Premier League’s relegation zone when the …

West Ham defender confirms Joe Hart’s departure from the London Stadium

Declan Rice has all-but confirmed that Joe Hart will not extend his stay with West Ham United. Hart joined the Hammers on a season-long loan last summer, but has endured a difficult season – failing to establish himself as the club’s number one choice between the sticks. The Englishman has twice been dropped from the …

Mark Noble – “I’m one of Pogba’s biggest fans”

Mark Noble says he is one of Paul Pogba’s “biggest fans”, despite the pairs altercation in last night’s 0-0 draw at the London Stadium. The duo came to blows after Pogba appeared to kick-out at Noble after a heavy challenge, with the Noble then responding by grabbing the Frenchman by the neck and face. Both …

West Ham fans torn over links with Stoke City superstar

West Ham fans are torn over links with Stoke City star Xherdan Shaqiri. The Swiss international is set to leave the Potters after their relegation from the Premier League. A host of top flight clubs have already touted their interest in the former Inter Milan and Bayern Munich star, including both Everton and West Ham. …

David Moyes – “Noble’s’ goal was a worldy!”

West Ham United manager David Moyes has hailed club captain Mark Noble’s strike against Leicester City as a ‘worldy’ and praised the performance of his side. The Hammers beat the drop in style as they beat 2015/16 Premier League champions Leicester at the King Power Stadium. Inter Milan loanee Joao Mario opened the scoring after …