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Sky Sports Reporter Reveals West Ham ‘Want’ To Sign £4m Defender But There’s A Problem

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West Ham are keen on signing New York Red Bulls defender Aaron Long, according to Sky Sports reporter Dharmesh Sheth. He says the Hammers are very much still in for the American international but must resolve a work permit issue to get the deal done: “Representatives of New York Red Bulls defender Aaron Long are …

‘Go Get Him’ ‘Makes Total Sense ‘Do It’ West Ham Fans On Social Media Keen For Club TO Snap Up Ex-Chelsea Star

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West Ham are weighing up a move for ex-Chelsea defender Gary Cahill, according to reports in the English media. Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini is looking to strengthen his backline before the transfer window shuts. Cahill is said to be one of three possible targets being considered along with Alaves’s Guillermo Maripan and New York Red …

Five Potential Targets As West Ham Look To Strengthen Their Forward Line

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It’s clear that West Ham will need to strengthen up front before the transfer window shuts, but which strikers are they interested in and who would be the best candidate? Let’s look at some of the strikers who have been linked with a move to the Hammers over the past few weeks: Danny Welbeck We …

Injury Concerns Place Ligue One Star’s £13.7m Move To West Ham In Jeopardy

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West Ham may pull out of their move for Monaco right-back Djibril Sidibe, according to reports in the French media. The France international is available for €15m (£13.7m), and the Hammers and Crystal Palace have both been linked with the Ligue One star. However, it appears Sidibe has a long-standing issue in his right knee …

West Ham Now Trailing Southampton In Battle For £11m Rated Forward

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Southampton and Nice are now the favourites to sign Lorient forward Alexis Claude-Maurice, according to Calciomercato.it. The Italian website reports that West Ham previously made a €12m (£11m) bid for the 21-year-old back in June, including a 25% sell-on clause. However, the Hammers’ offer was not accepted and it seems the Saints are now leading …

The Man And The Myth: What Does Pellegrini See in Arthur Masuaku That West Ham Fans Don’t?

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West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini is reportedly a big fan of Arthur Masuaku and was a key player in the Frenchman signing a new five-year contract. The announcement was met with a mixed reaction from supporters with the vast majority saying that the 25-year-old simply cannot defend. Is this true or does Pellegrini see something …

‘So Happy About This’ ‘Got His Best Years To Come’ West Ham Fans On Social Media React To Latest Player Announcement

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West Ham left-back Arthur Masuaku has signed a new five-year contract with the club. The 25-year-old had just one year remaining on his deal at the London Stadium, but he has now been tied down until 2024, with the club having the option to extend for a further two years. A lot of supporters were …

West Ham Look To Trump Arsenal And Liverpool In Battle For French Under 17 Starlet

West Ham are in talks to sign French teenager Bilel Hassaini, according to reports in the English media. The France Under 17 international has left AS Nancy after his youth contract ended with the French second division outfit. Hassaini has also been eyed by Liverpool and Arsenal, and it was believed that he was close …

West Ham Eyeing Deal For Ex-Chelsea Ace But Face Fight From Two Other PL Clubs

Bertrand Traore

West Ham are one of three London clubs interested in Lyon forward Bertrand Traore, according to TEAMtalk. Arsenal and Tottenham are also said to be keeping tabs on the 23-year-old, who left Chelsea to move to France two seasons ago for a reported fee of €10m. The Hammers are considering making a loan offer with …

‘Biggest Steal Of The Window’ ‘What A Player’ West Ham Fans On Twitter Are Loving New Signing’s Cheeky Nutmeg in Friendly

Pablo Fornals

West Ham midfielder Pablo Fornals showed fans what he could do in the 1-0 friendly win over Fulham yesterday afternoon. The £24m recruit from Villarreal decided to play a nutmeg through his opponent’s legs before coming away with the ball: .@pablofornals starting as he means to go on… 🥜🔥 pic.twitter.com/7wMp4QS8Sg — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) …

West Ham Try To Steal March On Wolves In Race To Sign £16m Rated Italian Hitman

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West Ham are looking to hijack Wolves’ deal for AC Milan striker Patrick Cutrone, according to reports in the Italian media. Nuno Espirito Santo’s side were said to be lining up a £16m bid for the Italian, but the Hammers’ involvement in the deal could complicate matters. Manager Manuel Pellegrini is keen to add extra …

Watch This Newcastle Fan Try To Justify The Club Re-Signing Andy Carroll

Andy Carroll

West Ham fans were not surprised to see Andy Carroll let go on a free transfer last month. Particularly after his injury problems, it was always unlikely that he would be given a new deal. The ex-Hammer is now being linked with his boyhood club Newcastle and it does appear a sensible move considering the …

Agent Reveals There Are Two Offers On The Table For £22m Rated West Ham Target

Guillermo Maripan

The agent of Alaves defender Guillermo Maripan has confirmed that his client has two offers to move away from the Spanish club. The Chilean international was heavily linked with a switch to West Ham earlier this summer, but the centre-back’s €25m (£22m) release clause proved to be a stumbling block. However, speaking out about Maripan’s …

West Ham Plot Move For £9m Rated Ex-Sunderland Star As Obiang’s Replacement

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West Ham are very interested in signing Saint-Etienne midfielder Yann M’Vila, according to L’Equipe. The French publication reports that two other teams are also keen on signing the former Sunderland loanee. Fenerbahce have reportedly offered a four-year contract worth €6m a year to M’Vila while Crystal Palace are also believed to be keeping tabs on …

West Ham Would Be Taking A Calculated Gamble If They Snap Up Ex Arsenal Star

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West Ham are weighing up a move for former Manchester United and Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck, according to reports in the English media. Manager Manuel Pellegrini is looking to strengthen his attacking options with Sebastien Haller and Javier Hernandez currently his only strikers. Jordan Hugill is also still at the club but the Hammers are …

‘Awful Player’ ‘So Much Better Then Sanchez’ West Ham Fans Debate Claim Pellegrini Will Revive Move For Former Target

Gary Medel

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini is considering reviving a move for Besiktas midfielder Gary Medel, according to reports in Turkey. The Chilean admitted back in January that he was lining up a move for the 31-year-old but a switch never materialised. Speaking yesterday about the departure of Pedro Obiang, the Hammers boss signalled his intention …

West Ham And Arsenal On Alert As Marseille Defender Turns Down New Contract

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West Ham and Arsenal are both keeping an eye on Marseille defender Boubacar Kamara’s contract situation, according to Le Quotidien Du Foot. The French news outlet reports that the 19-year-old has turned down an extension, and it could lead to the player being sold this summer. Kamara’s current deal expires at the end of the …

West Ham Star Has Cost The Club £650k Per Game So Far But Has He Finally Turned A Corner?

Jack Wilshere

It was a nightmare first season for Jack Wilshere at West Ham, there can be no hiding from that, but there were signs of light at the end of the tunnel on the club’s pre-season tour in China. For many fans and pundits, he was the best player on the pitch during the game against …