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West Ham Fear £25m Offer For La Liga Marksman Will Be Trumped By Rival

Maxi Gomez

West Ham are keen on Celta Vigo’s Maxi Gomez, but reports that a bid has been accepted for the Uruguayan are said to be wide of the mark, according to the Guardian. Celta Vigo reportedly accepted a £29m offer, plus add-ons, for the striker, but this is believed to be incorrect. Instead, the Hammers are …

‘Would Be An Incredible Signing’ ‘Another Winger’ Fans Excited By Claims Linking West Ham With £22m Rated Serie A Assist Maker

Suso

West Ham have an interest in AC Milan playmaker Suso, according to reports in Italy. The former Liverpool star scored eight goals and provided nine assists in 41 games last season, but despite being an important first team player, the Rossoneri are keen to free up funds for other purchases. Millan are said to be …

‘We Always Have A Transfer Saga’ ‘No Idea Why We Allow These Things To Drag On’ West Ham Fans Frustrated Over Striker Deal Delay

Maxi Gomez

West Ham are not close to signing Celta Vigo striker Maxi Gomez, according to reports in England. The Hammers had been negotiating a double deal for the Uruguayan and his teammate Stanislav Lobotka, but after a move for the Slovakian collapsed, it seems things have also gone quiet on the Gomez front as well. Fans …

West Ham Join Pursuit For 19 Year Old Bundesliga Starlet With £13.2m Release Clause

kabak

West Ham have joined the battle for Stuttgart defender Ozan Kabak, according to reports in the UK. Arsenal, Tottenham and Manchester United have all been tracking the Turkish international but the Hammers are also believed to be keen on the 19-year-old. Kabak is reportedly available for just £13.2m this summer due to a release clause …

West Ham Lead Premier League Teams Touted To Bid For £25m Rated Inter Outcast

Nainggolan

West Ham are among the clubs that could make a move for Inter Milan midfielder Radja Nainggolan this summer, according to reports in the Italian media. The Belgian midfielder is not believed to be in Antonio Conte’s first team plans and he could leave the San Siro, with teams in the Premier League and China …

‘Would Be A Fantastic Signing’ ‘Top, Top Player’ Fans On Twitter Are Excited By West Ham’s £10m Offer For French Ace

Hammers Flag

West Ham have made a bid of £10m for Lorient winger Alexis Claude-Maurice, according to reports in the English media. The 21-year-old has also been linked with a move to Arsenal, but the Hammers are seemingly looking to beat their London rivals to the signing of the Frenchman. Fans on Twitter are mostly positive about …

West Ham Join Four Way Tussle To Land £14m Rated Brazilian Marksman

Wesley Moraes

West Ham are targeting Club Brugge striker Wesley Moraes, according to reports in Italy. The Hammers have joined the likes of Lazio, Newcastle and Bayer Leverkusen in pursuing the Brazilian, who has also been linked with Arsenal in recent months. Wesley is still making his way in the game at the age of 22 but …

West Ham And Arsenal Join Porto In Race To Land Unsettled Ligue One Goalkeeper

Anthony Lopes

West Ham, Arsenal and Newcastle are all interested in signing Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes, according to Foot-Sur7. The French website reports that the Portuguese international is weighing up his options after contract talks with the Ligue One club broke down. Lopes currently has just one year left on his contract at Lyon, and when asked …

West Ham’s £15m Swoop For England International Would Be A Gamble Too Far

Jon Jo Shelvey

West Ham have certainly made some bad decisions when it comes to signing unreliable players in recent years. You only have to look at the number of games that Andy Carroll has played during his seven years at the Hammers to know that. The decision to give Jack Wilshere a three-year contract in the summer …

Playmaker FC Pundits Debate Which Player Is Their Club’s ‘Lionel Messi’

Lionel Messi

As one of the greatest players in history, Lionel Messi is a talismanic figure for Barcelona, but do Premier League clubs have their own equivalent? For West Ham, you would have to say that, at the moment, the title must go to Felipe Anderson. The Brazilian is the club’s most creative player, with the most …

Pellegrini Is Looking To Build On What He’s Accomplished But He Must Take Heed Of Past Mistakes

Manuel Pellegrini

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini believes the work that the club will do over the next few weeks will have a huge bearing on the team’s success next season. The Chilean’s first campaign has been erratic, to say the least, with some excellent wins against Arsenal and Manchester United, coupled with some wretched displays against …

West Ham Set To Offload Seven Stars In Mass Summer Clearout

Javier Hernandez

West Ham will undergo another squad overhaul this summer, according to the Daily Star. Seven players have been tipped to leave the London Stadium as manager Manuel Pellegrini looks to ring the changes ahead of next campaign. Leading those heading for the exit door is Javier Hernandez. The Mexican could leave as Pellegrini seeks extra …

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 …

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 …

‘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 …

West Ham Agree £70 million Deal With Manchester City To Sell Declan Rice

West Ham have sensationally agreed a deal that will see Declan Rice join Manchester City for £70m in the summer. It is believed manager Manuel Pellegrini’s previous association with the Citizens played a key role in securing such a sizeable transfer fee. Rice’s move to the Etihad Stadium could even break transfer records with City …

West Ham Eyeing Summer Bid For £52m Rated AC Milan Star

Franck Kessie

West Ham have entered the race for AC Milan midfielder Franck Kessie, according to reports in Italy. The Hammers have joined a number of other Premier League teams in pursuing the Ivorian international. Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham have also been linked with Kessie in the past, but the midfielder is a key player for Milan …

‘Huge’ ‘It’s Looking So Good for West Ham’ – Fans On Social Media Delighted As Star Makes Comeback For U23s

West Ham defender Fabian Balbuena made his long-awaited comeback from a knee injury as he started for the Under 23s against Blackburn Rovers last night. The Hammers lost 3-1 on the night but the Paraguayan would have been delighted to get back on the pitch. Supporters on Twitter were happy to see Balbuena’s return to …