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West Ham In Race To Sign £6m Rated Bundesliga Target Man

West Ham are looking to snap up Bayern Munich striker Sandro Wagner in January, according to the Sun. The German has struggled for game time this campaign with manager Niko Kovac favouring Robert Lewandowski as a lone striker. He only moved to the Allianz Arena from Hoffenheim last January and could be available for as …

Is December Make or Break for Hammers?

West Ham have a magnificent opportunity to surge up the Premier League table during December as they embark on a run of winnable fixtures. The Hammers currently find themselves marooned in 13th place, just four points above the relegation zone, after a disappointing draw at Huddersfield last timeout. Next up they host unbeaten Man City …

‘Way Past His Prime’ ‘Total Waste Of Money’ – West Ham Fans React As Banned Star Gets Chance To Prove Himself

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed that Samir Nasri will be training with the first-team squad until the end of the year. The Frenchman is currently serving an 18-month doping ban which comes to an end in December. Contract talks reportedly stalled with the former Manchester City player earlier this month but Pellegrini says …

West Ham Keeping A Close Eye On Greek International Full Back

West Ham are monitoring Olympiakos left-back Leonardo Koutris, according to reports in the English media. The Hammers’ Sporting Director Mario Husillos is said to have been in the stands as Koutris made his debut for Greece against Finland in the 1-0 win last Thursday. Manager Manuel Pellegrini already has two fit left-backs at his disposal …

Enquiries Made For West Ham Defender But Player Is Committed To Staying, Agent Claims

West Ham left-back Arthur Masuaku has been the subject of interest from other clubs, according to the Congolese international’s agent. Panos Galariotis has confirmed that he has received enquiries from a number of teams but the player is happy to play under manager Manuel Pellegrini at the Hammers:  “It’s true, I received a lot of calls, …

West Ham Rocked By Another Serious Injury As Full Back Is Ruled Out For 3 Months

West Ham right-back Ryan Fredericks has been ruled out for three months with a shin injury. The defender had to be taken off late into injury time against Huddersfield Town in the 1-1 draw before the international break. Fredericks had only replaced captain Pablo Zabaleta on 73 minutes during the match at the John Smith’s …

West Ham Among Five Teams Weighing Up Swoop For Cut-Price Algerian International

West Ham are involved in a five-time battle for Porto winger Yacine Brahimi, according to reports in Portugal. The Algerian international is out of contract at the end of the season and could sign a pre-contract agreement as early as January. However, Porto are keen to sell Brahimi when the transfer window reopens so they …

Arnautovic’s Brother Confirms Chelsea And Other Premier League Clubs Are “Tracking” West Ham Ace

West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic’s agent and brother has revealed that both Chelsea and Everton are interested in the forward. The Austrian international was previously pursued by Manchester United over the summer, and it seems the player could be the subject of bids in the January transfer window. Daniel Arnautovic has said that although the …

‘Thank Goodness’ ‘Gutted – Not’ – West Ham Fans On Twitter Are Pleased As Move For Ex City Star Hits Trouble

West Ham’s bid to sign Samir Nasri on a free transfer has hit a stumbling block over the player’s fitness, according to reports. The Frenchman has not played for over a year due to an 18-month doping ban, but the Hammers were reportedly prepared to offer the 31-year-old £80,000 a week for a six-month deal. …

Spanish Playmaker With £26m Buyout Clause Set To Reject Offer From West Ham

Villarreal midfielder Pablo Fornals has rejected the chance to join either West Ham or Fulham in January, according to reports from Spain. The 22-year-old has a €30m (£26m) buyout clause with both Premier Leagues believed to be prepared to match it. However, Fornals is said to be unwilling to leave the Yellow Submarine before the end …

West Ham Reportedly Make Offer For £17.5m Rated Inter Milan Marksman

West Ham have made a proposal to sign Inter Milan striker Gabriel Barbosa, according to Sport Mediaset. The Italian news outlet reports that the Brazilian international, commonly known as “Gabigol,” will be allowed to leave the San Siro in January. The forward is currently on loan at Santos, but he will be returning to Italy …

West Ham V Huddersfield Town – Team News & Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham will want to build on their 4-2 win over Burnley with a victory against strugglers Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Manager Manuel Pellegrini would have been delighted with the attacking display at the London Stadium, and he will be hoping for more of the same for their trip to the John Smith’s Stadium. The …

West Ham Star Laughs Off Talk Of £50m Departure To PSG

West Ham defender Issa Diop has dismissed claims that he could leave the London Stadium for Paris Saint-Germain in January. Reports had suggested that PSG, along with Manchester United, were interested in signing the 21-year-old, with a £50m fee being suggested. However, when asked about a potential move back to Ligue One, Diop laughed off the …

West Ham Line Up Swoop For £15m Rated German International As Potential Rice Replacement

West Ham are weighing up a move for RB Leipzig midfielder Diego Demme, according to reports in the English media. The German international is reportedly valued at £15million and is said to be one option that manager Manuel Pellegrini is considering as a potential replacement for Declan Rice. The 19-year-old has yet to come to …

Chelsea Prepared To Double West Ham Starlet’s Wages If He Moves To Stamford Bridge

Chelsea are weighing up a move for West Ham midfielder Declan Rice, according to Metro.co.uk. The Blues are reportedly looking to capitalise on the 19-year-old’s contract dispute with the Hammers. The player’s current deal expires in 2020 but West Ham are keen to secure the midfielder for the long term. Rice is currently earning just …

West Ham V Burnley – Match Preview And Predicted XI

West Ham will be frustrated after losing out to a much-changed Tottenham side in the Carabao Cup last night. The Hammers put out a strong team but suffered a disappointing 3-1 defeat against their London rivals. Next up, Manuel Pellegrini’s men will face Burnley on Saturday afternoon. The Clarets have conceded nine goals against Chelsea …

West Ham Make Tottenham Midfield Enforcer A Top January Transfer Target

West Ham are targeting Tottenham midfielder Victor Wanyama in the January transfer window, according to the Football Insider. The Kenyan international has been a bit-part player over the last year following a serious knee injury he picked up at the beginning of last season. Wanyama was recruited from Southampton for £11m in July 2016 and …

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 …