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Arsenal boss insists he won’t under-estimate West Ham ahead of London derby

Arsenal manager Unai Emery says he will not underestimate West Ham ahead of this weekend’s London Derby, despite the Hammers’ poor start to the season. West Ham are 19th in the table after two games, having suffered back-to-back defeats to both Liverpool and Bournemouth. Manuel Pellegrini’s side were thrashed 4-0 by Liverpool on the opening …

Fabianski calls for calm after poor start

West Ham United goalkeeper Lukasz Fabianski has insisted that fans must be patient this season as they learn the ropes under new manager Manuel Pellegrini. The Hammers have had a poor start to the season so far, suffering back-to-back defeats as they lost 4-0 to Liverpool before throwing away a one goal lead to lose …

Fabianski explains how West Ham must improve after Bournemouth defeat

Lukasz Fabianski says West Ham must be ‘more balanced’ if they are to improve on the past two week’s results, but that the fans must be patient with the club’s new players. The Hammers have endured a difficult start to the new campaign, first losing to Liverpool 4-0 on the opening weekend before again losing …

Pellegrini denies Toure transfer rumours

West Ham United manager Manuel Pellegrini has played down rumours surrounding the potential addition of Yaya Toure to the side. Toure has been a free agent after leaving Manchester City at the end of last season, spending 8 glorious years at the Etihad where he will be remembered as one of their greatest ever stars. …

Bundesliga outfit keen to land West Ham United defender

Bundesliga side Hannover are hoping to land West Ham united defender Reece Oxford before the end of the month, according to reports. Oxford spent last season on-loan in Germany with Borussia Monchengladbach, where he made eight appearances in all competitions. The 19-year-old returned briefly to West Ham mid-way through the season after being re-called by …

Wilshere has high hopes for Lucas Perez

West Ham United midfielder Jack Wilshere says he is excited to be joined up once again alongside former Arsenal teammate Lucas Perez. The Spaniard joined West Ham this summer following an unsuccessful time at the Gunners, where he was often utilised as a substitute. He signed for the Hammers for a reported fee of just …

Felipe Anderson admits he is working hard to adapt to the Premier League

West Ham United record signing Felipe Anderson has admitted he is having to work harder than ever in order to adapt to the different style of football that is played in England. Having been a star player for Lazio in Italy, Anderson made his £40m mega move to the Hammers this summer, where he has …

Twitter Reacts: Jack Wilshere’s woeful Hammers debut

West Ham United’s brilliant summer transfer window has brought all sorts of excitement to the club as the new season gets underway. The Hammers brought in no less than ten stars in order to help fight for a place in Europe next season, spending around £100m in the process. As well as bringing in a …

West Ham midfielder leaves for Serie A

West Ham midfielder Edmilson Fernandes has joined Fiorentina on a season-long loan. Fernandes, 22, joined West Ham from FC Sion in the summer of 2016 and has since made 48 appearances for the Hammers. However following a busy summer in the transfer window in which West Ham signed two new central midfielders in the form …

Pellegrini disappointed as West Ham sink to 4-0 defeat at Anfield

Manuel Pellegrini says he is ‘disappointed’ with his side’s performance in the 4-0 defeat at Anfield earlier this afternoon, and insists they must in the final third if they are to have a successful season. Pellegrini, who was taking charge of his first competitive game as West Ham boss, watched on helplessly from the sidelines …

Sky Sports pundit hails West Ham’s summer business

Arsenal legend and Sky Sports pundit Paul Merson has praised the transfer business conducted by West Ham this summer, saying that the club have ‘put their money where their mouth is’. The Hammers made ten major signings this summer, splashing out over £100m and smashing their previous record for transfer fee paid when they signed …

West Ham complete ninth signing of the summer

West Ham have completed the £4 million signing of Arsenal striker Lucas Perez. Perez, who becomes the Hammers’ ninth signing of the summer, joins the club on a three-year deal following a two season spell in North London, the most recent of switch he spent on-loan in Spain with Deportivo La Coruna. “I’m very happy …

Hammers can reach the top four, says striker

West Ham United striker Javier Hernandez has insisted that the club can finish in the top four of the Premier League this season. The Hammers fought hard against relegation last season after a torrid time at the club. They parted company with manager Slaven Bilic after just 11 league games, before bringing in David Moyes …

Pellegrini happy with Hammers’ transfer business, but wants two more signings

West Ham United boss Manuel Pellegrini has expressed his delight over the club’s fantastic summer transfer business. The Hammers have been one of the more busier teams in the transfer window, bringing in eight new players as well as still trying to get two further deals over the line before Thursday’s deadline. Deals for Ryan …

West Ham fans react to Lucas Perez rumours

West Ham fans have taken to Twitter to share their thoughts as the Hammers near the signing of Arsenal’s Lucas Perez. Perez has been told he can leave The Emirates this summer by manager Unai Emery, with the striker not part of the Spaniard’s plans this season. Lazio and Deportivo La Coruna have been linked …

Mark Noble hails West Ham’s pre-season ahead of Premier League opener

Mark Noble has hailed West Ham’s pre-season campaign as successful and says he hopes the Hammers can take their good form into their Premier League opener on Sunday. Manuel Pellegrini’s side face a huge test this weekend when they travel to Anfield to take on Liverpool. The Reds are among the favourites to lift the …

Hammers set to sign Arsenal star!

West Ham United are reportedly close to agreeing a deal to bring Arsenal striker Lucas Perez to the club. The forward is strongly linked with a move away from the Emirates this summer, after a fairly unsuccessful time at the club since signing two seasons ago for a fee of around £17m. Perez was prolific …

Hammers fans thank Kouyate as midfielder crosses the capital

West Ham United fans have taken to Twitter to say thank you to Cheikhou Kouyate after the midfielder completed his £9.5 million move to Crystal Palace. The Senegal international joined the Eagles earlier this week on a four-year deal, bringing to an end his four year stint with the Hammers. Kouyate joined West Ham in …