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West Ham Prepare Summer Raid For Wantaway Manchester City Star

Nicolas Otamendi

West Ham are interested in Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi, according to reports. The Hammers are said to be one of two Premier League teams keen on the Argentinian international, with Wolves believed to be eyeing a deal. Chinese Super League clubs are also tracking Otamendi with the 31-year-old reportedly looking to leave the Etihad. …

£35m Rated Colombian Marksman Responds To Transfer Talk Following West Ham Links

Duvan Zapata

Atalanta striker Duvan Zapata has responded to speculation that he may leave the Italian club at the end of the season. The Colombian is currently on a two-year loan from Sampdoria, but reports had linked him with a €40m (£35m) move to West Ham in January. Asked about potentially moving on from Atalanta, Zapata responded …

West Ham Consider Summer Raid For £18m Rated La Liga Star

Dani Ceballos

West Ham are interested in Real Madrid midfielder Dani Ceballos, according to reports in the English media. The Hammers originally enquired about the player in the January transfer window but did not follow up with a bid for the 22-year-old. Ceballos has made 33 appearances in all competitions this season, but the re-appointment of Zinedine …

Tottenham V West Ham – Team News, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

Aaron Cresswell

After last Saturday’s frustrating 2-2 draw against Leicester, a trip to Tottenham’s new stadium is what awaits Manuel Pellegrini‘s West Ham side this weekend. The Hammers certainly gave Spurs a run for their money in the reverse fixture back in October, and without Harry Kane, their opponents will have one less attacking threat to call …

The Most Controversial Premier League Transfers In History

With the premier league heating up as we get down to the final matches of the season, we thought we’d take a look back at some of the most controversial premier league transfers in history. When Carlos Tevez Moved to Manchester City The fans fell in love with Carlos Tevez when he was on loan …

‘World Class… Said No One Ever’ ‘Shocking’ West Ham Fans On Twitter Question Summer Move For Ex Liverpool Star

Joe Allen

West Ham are interested in signing Stoke City midfielder Joe Allen in the summer, according to reports in the English media. The former Liverpool and Swansea City player is also being targeted by Watford with the Potters making significant changes to their squad after a disappointing season in the Championship. Fans on Twitter are questioning …

‘A Joke Of A Budget’ ‘Gotta Be A Bluff’ – Fans Not Happy About Rumours Of West Ham’s Small Transfer Kitty

Hammers Flag

West Ham may only have a transfer budget of £30m in the summer, before player sales, according to recent reports. The Hammers are likely to sell a number of players to supplement Manuel Pellegrini’s transfer plans, but it is still a low number for a Premier League team. Fans on Twitter have been speculating why …

Jenas Questions West Ham Marksman And Calls On Club To Sign New Number Nine

Robbie Savage and Jermaine Jenas

TV pundit Jermaine Jenas believes West Ham must replace Marko Arnautovic at the end of the season. The Austrian international hasn’t been the same player since the January transfer window when he was unsettled by a bid from China. Jenas doesn’t think Arnautovic has downed tools, but he believes his lack of form has highlighted …

REPORT: West Ham Vying With Everton For Ex Manchester United Playmaker

Shinji Kagawa

West Ham are interested in Borussia Dortmund attacking midfielder Shinji Kagawa, according to reports in Turkey. The Japanese international is currently on loan at Turkish club Besiktas for the rest of the season, but it is believed that the Super Lig side are worried that competition from the Premier League will scupper their plans of …

‘Next Goal Celebration?’ ‘Nutter’ – Fans On Twitter React As West Ham Star Shows Off His Catwalk Skills In Training

Michail Antonio Lucas Perez Grady Diangana

West Ham winger Michail Antonio is definitely one of the jokers in the Hammers dressing room. The midfielder was at it again when he strutted his way out to training yesterday with a new hairstyle: Fans on Twitter had a mixed reaction to Antonio’s catwalk skills and to his new haircut: Next goal celebration? 😂😂 …

West Ham V Leicester City – Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Jack Wilshere

West Ham put in a spirited display against Manchester United last weekend. Many observers thought the Hammers deserved the three points and were unlucky to lose. Inconsistent performances have blighted Manuel Pellegrini’s first season in charge, and the Chilean will be hoping that his players follow up their good display at Old Trafford with another …

West Ham Weigh Up Summer Deal For Out Of Favour Chelsea Veteran

Gary Cahill Ross Barkley

West Ham retain an interest in Chelsea captain Gary Cahill, according to reports in the UK. The 33-year-old will leave Stamford Bridge this summer when his contract expires after being frozen out by manager Maurizio Sarri. Cahill was reportedly close to a move to Fulham in the January transfer window but opted to run down …

‘PL Debut Soon?’ ‘Give The Lad A Chance’ – West Ham Fans Back U23 Starlet’s First Team Claims After Goal And Assist

Nathan Holland

West Ham winger Nathan Holland was an in excellent form for the Under 23s last night. The 20-year-old scored and provided an assist during a 2-2 draw against Derby County in Premier League 2. Supporters on Twitter would like to see manager Manuel Pellegrini give Holland some opportunities in the first team before the end …

West Ham Keeping An Eye On Porto Stars Ahead Of Possible Summer Transfer Swoop

West Ham had a scout in attendance at Porto’s game against Portimonense at the weekend, according to reports in Portugal. Moussa Marega, Hector Herrera and Yacine Brahimi have all been previously linked with a move to the Hammers, and it is assumed that representatives were keeping an eye on the trio. All three got on …

West Ham Join Arsenal And Spurs In Battle For £34.6m Rated Croatian Star

Ivan Perisic

West Ham have joined the race to sign Inter Milan winger Ivan Perisic, according to the Gazzetta Dello Sport. The Italian newspaper reports that the Hammers are vying with Arsenal and Tottenham for the Croatian international’s signature. Perisic remains a first-team regular under manager Luciano Spalletti, but the Nerazzurri were believed to be ready to …

Lawrenson Makes His Prediction For West Ham’s Game Against United

Mark Lawrenson

TV pundit Mark Lawrenson doesn’t think West Ham will get anything out of their game against Manchester United this evening. Although he believes the Hammers did improve in the second half during their 2-0 defeat to Chelsea on Monday, he feels their opponents today will be too strong for them, despite Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side …

‘Did Theresa May Say This?’ ‘Oh Perleaase!!!!’ – Fans Highly Sceptical As Pellegrini Confirms Star’s Injury Comeback

Jack Wilshere

West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere is closing in on a return to first-team action, manager Manuel Pellegrini has revealed. The 27-year-old played against Leicester City’s Under 23s last Sunday and he is expected to play one more U23 game before making his comeback for the senior side. Pellegrini says he is optimistic that Wilshere will …

Manchester United V West Ham – Match Preview, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham certainly showed some spirit in the second half against Chelsea on Monday, but they didn’t do enough to rescue a point. They will be facing a United side on Saturday coming off the back of a home defeat against Barcelona in the Champions League. Since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was appointed permanent manager, results …