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Crunch time for West Ham as established players need to help new signings

West Ham endured a difficult season last term to mark their move to the London Stadium and vast improvements are needed this term if the Hammers are to kick-on, which puts pressure on their talented new recruits. Slaven Bilic’s side, on paper at least, have enjoyed one of the finest summers of any Premier League …

Bilic says West Ham need to cut out the mistakes after latest friendly loss

West Ham are gearing up for their second season at the London Stadium and Slaven Bilic’s side will certainly be hoping for better results than they secured in East London last term, during a campaign where the Hammers flirted with relegation. It’s been a positive summer for the club though as the additions of Pablo …

Noble says West Ham’s new signings have given club a huge boost

West Ham United are now just over a week away from commencing their new Premier League season with a trip to Old Trafford to face Manchester United, where all eyes will be cast upon the Hammers’ new recruits. Slaven Bilic’s side have impressed in the market this summer by bringing in Pablo Zabaleta, Joe Hart, …

4 Reasons why West Ham will improve on their 11th place finish last season

To say it was an up and down season for West Ham supporters last campaign would be an understatement. Moving into a new stadium, the loss of talisman Dimitri Payet in January and a number of injuries meant manager Slaven Bilic was not afforded the possibility of improving on the seventh place he achieved during …

West Ham’s Burke move could work over best for everyone involved

West Ham have endured a rollercoaster summer this window, with the Hammers initially criticised for their lack of movement on the market and the decision to send Reece Oxford on-loan to Borussia Monchengladbach, as many felt he could be an asset in the first-team. That scenario has swiftly changed as Slaven Bilic’s side have made …

The one key factor West Ham must get right which everyone is ignoring

This summer’s transfer window has, in the Premier League at least, spiralled completely out of control, with clubs demanding ridiculously inflated fees for players worth less than half their asking price (see Manchester City’s deal for Kyle Walker). It’s not only the top clubs either, it seems the swell is effecting those at every level, …

Hernandez set for West Ham debut 12 days before the new season

West Ham fans will be excited ahead of the new season and there’s now just 12 days to go until the Hammers kick-off their campaign with a difficult clash with Manchester United, where new-signing Javier Hernandez will be a focal point in the game. The Mexican striker is set for his return to English football …

Adrian determined to fight with Hart and give West Ham competition

Joe Hart

West Ham have enjoyed a fine summer transfer window and expectations have risen ahead of the new season, where the Hammers will be hoping to bounce back from a disappointing maiden campaign at the London Stadium last term. One of the biggest problems for West Ham last season was the fact that they didn’t really …

West Ham should reject any approach from Everton for star centre-back

West Ham have enjoyed a successful summer and fans will certainly be excited for the return of Premier League football, as the additions of Pablo Zabaleta, Joe Hart, Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic will have significantly raised expectations. The Hammers endured a wealth of problems during their inaugural season at the London Stadium and flirted …

Hernandez’ rejection of European clubs shows faith in West Ham’s project

West Ham’s addition of former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez has certainly caught the eye in recent weeks, as the Mexican striker is renowned for his ability in front of goal and should provide a huge boost to Slaven Bilic’s attack. It’s considered to be a major coup for the Hammers as Hernandez could have …

West Ham need to be patient, success will not be achieved immediately

West Ham set themselves lofty ambitions last summer following their move to the London Stadium and fans expectations ahead of their second campaign at their new home have been raised significantly following a wealth of top-class additions. Pablo Zabaleta, Joe Hart, Marko Arnautovic and Javier Hernandez have all arrived to bolster Slaven Bilic’s first-choice side …

Celtic’s Dembele would be a significant coup for West Ham

West Ham have enjoyed a fine transfer window so far and their business caught the eye of everyone last week, as the Hammers added Joe Hart, Marko Arnautovic and Javier Hernandez to their squad- after landing Pablo Zabaleta early on in the transfer window. Those arrivals should help the Hammers deal with the wealth of …

Chairman reveals the next steps in West Ham’s thrilling summer

West Ham fans have witnessed an exciting week in East London as the Hammers have started getting going properly in the transfer window, adding Joe Hart, Javier Hernandez and Marko Arnautovic to the early addition of Pablo Zabaleta. Slaven Bilic’s side endured an indifferent transfer window 12 months ago, where a wealth of players were …

Man United boss sensationally claims West Ham are title contenders

Joe Hart

West Ham endured a slow start to the summer but have really started to pick things up in recent weeks, with Slaven Bilic’s side venturing into the market to secure top-class additions that significantly bolster their squad in East London. Pablo Zabaleta arrived on a free-transfer from Manchester City early on in the transfer window …

West Ham aren’t finished in the transfer market, midfielder’s addition could be key

Say what you want about West Ham but you cannot deny they’re dramatic. After signing pretty much everybody under the sun last summer, the Hammers have kept calm and composed this window- but now Slaven Bilic has delved into his war-chest to seal big business in the past week. Joe Hart was the first to …

Arnautovic set for medical as West Ham cap off perfect week

At the start of the week, many West Ham fans on social media were angry with their side’s failure to complete business in the transfer window as their only major addition was the capture of veteran full-back Pablo Zabaleta on a free transfer from Manchester City. Fans that were patient have been rewarded in the …

Premier League ace ‘keen’ on transfer, West Ham should ignore pleas

Jack Wilshere

West Ham United seem to have finally got the ball rolling in the summer transfer market as they’ve sealed a deal to bring England international Joe Hart to the club on-loan from Manchester City and are edging closer to the signing of Javier Hernandez from Bayer Leverkusen. Added to the early addition of Pablo Zabaleta …

Hart opens the door for West Ham, many more big signings could follow

Joe Hart

West Ham certainly endured a slow start to the summer transfer window, a massive difference to the scenes at the London Stadium 12 months ago, but Slaven Bilic’s side are finally pushing towards key bits of business in the transfer window. The opening period of the window for West Ham was very much a consolidation …