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West Ham V Crystal Palace Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

West Ham have suffered another major injury setback with Marko Arnautovic having been ruled until the New Year with a hamstring injury. The Austrian international had to be substituted five minutes before halftime in the Hammers’ 3-1 win over Cardiff City. Manager Manuel Pellegrini has, however, played down fears about Jack Wilshere’s absence from the …

Latest West Ham Injury Report Ahead Of The Match Against Newcastle

West Ham midfielder Jack Wilshere is set for his first-team return this weekend when Manuel Pellegrini’s side face Newcastle. The former Arsenal player has been out since September after undergoing ankle surgery but is likely to be named in the matchday squad for Saturday’s game at St James’ Park. The Hammers are, however, sweating over 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. …

Pellegrini Calls On West Ham To Match Tottenham Display Against Leicester

West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini wants his team to replicate their performances against the ‘big six’ when playing sides lower down the table. The Hammers played well despite losing last time out against Tottenham, while they also came out 3-1 winners when they faced Manchester United recently. However, Pellegrini is now demanding the same level …

MLS Club Reveal Price Tag For Reported West Ham Transfer Target

West Ham are interested in signing Atlanta United playmaker Miguel Almiron, according to reports in South America. However, the MLS club’s president Darren Eales has said that the Paraguayan international would cost in excess of £30m. A report last week suggested that Arsenal were closing in on a £11m deal for Almiron in the January …

Premier League Team of the Week: West Ham duo the stars as Hammers deny Chelsea

Liverpool made it five wins out of five as they swept aside Southampton 3-0 on Saturday to go top of the Premier League table. Chelsea drew with West Ham, ending their perfect start to the new campaign, whilst Manchester City made slight work of Cardiff, beating Neil Warnock’s side 5-0 to stay level with the …

Pellegrini: I don’t know why Arsenal allowed Wilshere to leave

West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini is confused as to why Arsenal allowed Jack Wilshere to leave the club on a free transfer this summer. Wilshere left the Gunners after spending 17 years at the club, and joined the Hammers for nothing as they attempt to reach a European Cup spot in the league by signing …

West Ham vs Arsenal – Match Preview and Predicted XI

West Ham United take on Arsenal this Saturday at the Emirates, with both sides desperately in search of their first victories of the season. The Hammers lost on their opening day of the Premier League campaign 4-0 to title challengers Liverpool, before being defeated by Bournemouth last weekend despite being a goal to the good …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 …

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 complete their eighth signing of the summer!

West Ham United have completed the signing of 21-year-old Portuguese forward Xande Silva on a three-year deal from Vitoria de Guimaraes. The youngster has represented Portugal at every level from the U15s to U20s, and has joined the Hammers for a reported fee of around £2m. The Hammers unveiled the forward on Thursday and confirmed …