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

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

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

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 …

‘Such a Shame’ ‘We Should Have Never Got Him’ – West Ham Fans On Twitter Not Happy After Latest Injury Update

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini has refused to rule out Jack Wilshere for the rest of the season despite no sign of the midfielder returning to action. The former Arsenal player had ankle surgery in September but there have been complications that have led to pain in his foot joint, making it difficult to train. …

Merson Backs Arsenal, City Or United To Make Summer Raid On West Ham For 20-Year-Old

Former Arsenal and Aston Villa midfielder Paul Merson believes top six clubs will be eyeing a move for Declan Rice this summer. The 20-year-old only signed a new deal back in December but Merson thinks the likes of Manchester United, Arsenal and Manchester City could make an offer for the player: “Bigger clubs will be …

Hammers Impressive Form Has Clubs Circling To Sign Their Stars

Shortly after the 2017-18 season ended interim West Ham boss David Moyes and his coaching staff exited the club having fulfilled their contracts and achieved the mandate given to them of keeping the Hammers in the Premier League. When Chilean Manuel Pellegrini was appointed as the new West Ham manager it was clear the former …

Agent Reveals West Ham Starlet’s Ambition To Play For Bundesliga Giants

The agent of West Ham defender Reece Oxford has said the 20-year-old has ambitions of playing for Bayern Munich one day. Oxford is currently on loan in Germany with Augsburg after joining before the close of the January transfer window. Aidy Ward has told the German media that the youngster would like to follow fellow …

‘Ruthless’ ‘Slappy Days’ – West Ham Fans Are Loving Teammate’s Reaction To Antonio’s Equalising Goal

West Ham defender Angelo Ogbonna chose to express his delight at Michail Antonio’s equaliser against Liverpool by slapping the goalscorer in the face. It was clearly only a playful slap as shown in a gif shared by the club’s official Twitter account: 😳 @OgbonnaOfficial 😂 pic.twitter.com/Cz5XcPBmzK — West Ham United (@WestHamUtd) 5 February 2019 However, it …

West Ham V Liverpool Match Preview And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham will be looking to refocus following three consecutive defeats in all competitions. Off the pitch issues have certainly played a part in the poor performances. Pablo Zabaleta has admitted that the transfer saga over Marko Arnautovic has been a distraction but with the Austrian having signed a contract extension, Manuel Pellegrini will be …

West Ham Have Had £35m Knocked Back For 17 Goal Colombian Poacher

Atalanta have rejected a €40m (£35m) from West Ham for forward Duvan Zapata, according to reports in Italy. The Colombian international is currently on loan at the Serie A side from Sampdoria, but they do have the option to purchase the 27-year-old for €14m at any time. Considering that Zapata would only be available if …

‘Making West Ham Tick’ ‘Gonna Be An Assist King For Us – Fans on Twitter Hail Hammers Star’s Premier League Debut

West Ham midfielder Samir Nasri put in a very good display against his former club Arsenal at the weekend. Despite having been sidelined due to a drugs ban for over a year, with just one competitive game under his belt since his comeback, manager Manuel Pellegrini opted to give him his first Premier League start …

West Ham Suffer Another Major Injury Setback After Defender Undergoes Surgery

West Ham will be without centre-back Fabian Balbuena for two months after the player underwent surgery. The Paraguayan international sustained a knee injury in the 2-0 home defeat to Watford back in December, not long after conceding a penalty during the game. It was hoped that Balbuena was closing in on a return to full …

‘Nothing Under £75m’ ‘Peanuts For A Player Of His Ability – Fans React To £35m Bid For West Ham Frontman

West Ham have rejected a £35m bid from a Chinese Super League club for Marko Arnautovic, according to reports in the UK. Manager Manuel Pellegrini was asked about the offer at today’s pre-match press conference ahead of the game against Arsenal this weekend. The Hammers boss said that Arnautovic is an excellent player that the …

West Ham Lining Up Move For Out Of Favour Liverpool Ace

West Ham are interested in signing Liverpool striker Divock Origi, according to reports in the UK. The Belgian international is behind Roberto Firmino and Daniel Sturridge in the pecking order at Anfield and could be available this month for the right fee. Origi scored his second goal of the season against Wolves in the 2-1 …

West Ham Consider Stepping Up Loan Pursuit Of Brazilian Marksman

West Ham are considering a loan move for Inter Milan striker Gabriel Barbosa, according to the Mirror. The Brazilian has been reportedly offered to the Hammers, and with manager Manuel Pellegrini concerned about the fitness of some of the club’s strikers, it is believed they are keen on making an offer for the 22-year-old. Barbosa …

‘Bit Of Hazard About Him’ ‘On A Different Level’ – Fans on Twitter Praise West Ham Midfielder’s Debut Display

Samir Nasri made his debut for West Ham in the 2-0 win over Birmingham City in the FA Cup on Saturday. The Frenchman played 58 minutes after making his first senior appearance for 13 months following a drugs ban, and the former Arsenal and Manchester City midfielder impressed observers. Fans on Twitter thought he was …