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West Ham Ace Reveals He Has An Ongoing Knee Injury

West Ham striker Marko Arnautovic has revealed he is playing with a knee injury. The Austrian international had to be substituted against Everton after picking up the issue during the game. He subsequently missed the 0-0 draw against Chelsea before returning for the 3-1 victory over Manchester United. Speaking about the problem, Arnautovic said it …

Yarmolenko looking to bring back the ‘West Ham way’

Andriy Yarmolenko says he wants to help bring back the ‘West Ham way’ through entertaining the fans with an exciting brand of football. The Ukraine star arrived at the London Stadium during the summer from Dynamo Kyiv, and has quickly established himself as one of Manuel Pellegrini’s star players this season. Yarmolenko scored twice a fortnight …

‘We’re starting to click’ insists West Ham keeper Lukas Fabianski

Lukasz Fabianski says West Ham are finally ‘starting to click’ under Manuel Pellegrini following the weekend’s victory over Manchester United. The Hammers swept aside struggling United 3-1 at the London Stadium thanks to goals from Felipe Anderson, Marko Arnautovic and an own-goal from Victor Lindelof. The victory, which was preceded by a win over Everton …

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 …

West Ham Linked With Surprise Loan Swoop For £60m Chelsea Ace

West Ham are interested in signing Chelsea striker Alvaro Morata on loan in the January transfer window, according to reports. The Spaniard has struggled for form since arriving in England from Real Madrid in a deal said to be worth £60m. Morata did, however, start the season as Maurizio Sarri’s number one striker, but was …

Latest West Ham Injury Report

West Ham will want to build on their first win of the season against Everton last time out with another victory against London rivals Chelsea. The Hammers’ first three points at Goodison Park should give them a confidence boost heading into Sunday’s match. However, they will be without Jack Wilshere, who has been sidelined for up …

Cascarino Compares West Ham Winger To Bale And Robben

Former striker Tony Cascarino has compared West Ham winger Andriy Yarmolenko’s playing style to Gareth Bale and Arjen Robben. The Ukrainian international plays on the right-hand side but usually cuts in to shoot with his stronger left foot, and the ex Irish international says the way he plays is akin to the two superstars: “Yarmolenko …

Cottee Delivers Scathing Verdict On West Ham’s Start To The Season

Former West Ham striker Tony Cottee believes the Irons are already in a battle for Premier League survival despite the campaign only being four games old. Manuel Pellegrini’s side have failed to get a single point from their opening league fixtures, conceding ten goals in the process, and the ex-Hammers star thinks the next three matches …

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 …

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 …

Hammers close in on FOUR more signings!

West Ham United are reportedly chasing the quadruple signings of Portuguese Primeira Liga stars Moussa Marega, Yacine Brahimi, Joao Felix and Xande Silva. The Hammers have been one of the more busier sides in the Premier League with regards to transfers this summer, having made 7 very impressive signings so far. But it seems Manuel …

Wilshere was played in the wrong position at Arsenal, says former star

Former West Ham United midfielder Joe Cole has insisted that Jack Wilshere was deployed in the wrong role by Arsene Wenger during his time at the club, advising Manuel Pellegrini on how best to utilise the midfielder. Wilshere left the Emirates this summer after 17 years at the club, signing for the Hammers on a …

Harry Redknapp backs Hammers for top half finish this season after brilliant summer of transfers

Former West Ham boss Harry Redknapp predicts the Hammers will finish ‘7th or 8th’ in the Premier League next term after a busy summer in the transfer market. Redknapp’s former club have signed seven new players, including paying a club record fee for Brazilian Felipe Anderson, and have also appointed a new manager in the …

Hammers new boy reveals Chelsea star played a key role in his move to the club

West Ham United new boy Felipe Anderson admits he spoke with Chelsea star and compatriot Willian before making his move to the club. Anderson signed for a club-record fee from Lazio this summer, a move that has filled fans with a new sense of optimism as they head into the new season. He has been …

What is West Ham’s best XI coming into the 18/19 season?

West Ham United have had one of the busiest and most exciting transfer windows in the Premier League so far this summer, and it’s fair to say the atmosphere surrounding the club going into the new season vastly different to how last season ended. The Hammers have brought in six new players so far, spending …

Yarmolenko ‘really happy’ with first few weeks at West Ham

New West Ham United man Andriy Yarmolenko says he is ‘really happy’ with his first few weeks at the club and looks forward to a strong season ahead. The Ukraine international joined the Hammers earlier this month in a £16 million deal from Borussia Dortmund, and has impressed the fans with his promising displays in …

Pellegrini “delighted” with double signing

Manuel Pellegrini says he is delighted to welcome duo Felipe Anderson and Fabian Balbuena to West Ham, and has backed both players to be hits at the London Stadium. Club record signing Anderson joined the Hammers late last week in a £40 million deal from Lazio, while Balbuena – a a Paraguay international – signed from Brazilian …

West Ham fans thrilled with club’s business so far this summer

West Ham fans are absolutely delighted with their club’s business in the transfer market so far. The Hammers have had an incredibly busy summer so far, with new manager Manuel Pellegrini making no less than seven new signings. Former Arsenal star Jack Wilshere joined his boyhood club on a free transfer, as did Ryan Frederick’s …