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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

Miguel Almiron

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

Edin Dzeko

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 …

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

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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 …

‘What A Man’ Can He Play Left Back?’ – Fans React As Ryder Cup Hero Reveals West Ham Allegiance

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West Ham have shared a video of golfer Francesco Molinari on their official Twitter account. The Ryder Cup winner delivers a message to Hammers fans, declaring his support for the club: ⚒ @F_Molinari pic.twitter.com/BKDsEvlbpY — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) 10 October 2018 Fans on Twitter are delighted that the Italian appears to be a keen follower …

West Ham Ace Reveals He Has An Ongoing Knee Injury

West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic has revealed he is playing with a knee injury. The Austrian international had to be substituted against Everton after picking up the issue during the game. He subsequently missed the 0-0 draw against Chelsea before returning for the 3-1 victory over Manchester United. Speaking about the problem, Arnautovic said it …

West Ham Prepared To Withdraw From Talks With Declan Rice If Final Contract Offer Is Turned Down

West Ham will withdraw from contract talks with Declan Rice if the midfielder turns down the club’s latest offer, according to reports in the English media. The Hammers have tabled one final proposal in order to persuade the 19-year-old into signing a long-term deal to remain at the London Stadium. Rice has reportedly been offered a basic …

Yarmolenko looking to bring back the ‘West Ham way’

Andriy Yarmolenko says he wants to help bring back the ‘West Ham way’ through entertaining the fans with an exciting brand of football. The Ukraine star arrived at the London Stadium during the summer from Dynamo Kyiv, and has quickly established himself as one of Manuel Pellegrini’s star players this season. Yarmolenko scored twice a fortnight …

‘We’re starting to click’ insists West Ham keeper Lukas Fabianski

Lukasz Fabianski says West Ham are finally ‘starting to click’ under Manuel Pellegrini following the weekend’s victory over Manchester United. The Hammers swept aside struggling United 3-1 at the London Stadium thanks to goals from Felipe Anderson, Marko Arnautovic and an own-goal from Victor Lindelof. The victory, which was preceded by a win over Everton …

Brighton’s Glenn Murray warns team-mates about ‘fantastic’ Marko Arnautovic

Brighton must do everything they can to stop Marko Arnautovic this Friday. That’s according to Seagulls hitman Glenn Murray. Manuel Pellegrini’s side travel The AMEX Stadium later this week, where they will be looking to continue their recent run of good form having drawn against Chelsea and beat Manchester United in their last two fixtures. …

West Ham v Manchester United – Match Preview And Predicted XI

West Ham will be on a high going into Saturday’s match against Manchester United, while their opponents seem to be moving from crisis to crisis. The Hammers’ resounding 8-0 win over Macclesfield Town midweek in the Carabao Cup follows on from a creditable home draw against rivals Chelsea. The visitors are looking to recover from …

‘Remember the name’ ‘Absolutely unreal’ – West Ham Fans Excited By 20 Year Old’s Future After Stunning Debut

West Ham winger Grady Diangana made a very impressive debut for the senior side against Macclesfield Town last night. The 20-year-old scored two goals for the Hammers in the 8-0 win over the League Two side in the Carabao Cup. Supporters are very excited about Diangana’s future after seeing him in action at the London …

West Ham vs Macclesfield Town: Team news and predicted starting XI

Everything you need to know about tomorrow night’s clash at the London Stadium  The Hammers have enjoyed a solid fortnight having beat Everton 3-1 and drew to Chelsea 0-0 this weekend, and will be looking to continue that run of form against Mark Yates’ side tomorrow. Manuel Pellegrini however could be forced to name a …

Premier League Team of the Week: West Ham duo the stars as Hammers deny Chelsea

Liverpool made it five wins out of five as they swept aside Southampton 3-0 on Saturday to go top of the Premier League table. Chelsea drew with West Ham, ending their perfect start to the new campaign, whilst Manchester City made slight work of Cardiff, beating Neil Warnock’s side 5-0 to stay level with the …