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Hurst Delivers Warning About West Ham Star’s Future

Cullen and Rice

West Ham and England legend Sir Geoff Hurst believes that the Hammers will find it difficult to keep hold of midfielder Declan Rice in the long term. The 20-year-old has been linked with the likes of Manchester United, Manchester City and Chelsea over the past year, and Hurst told the Daily Star that the club …

Ferdinand Credits West Ham For Keeping Hold Of Two Key Players This Summer

Rio Ferdinand

Former West Ham and Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand believes keeping hold of both Declan Rice and Issa Diop this summer were the club’s best pieces of transfer business. Diop was a transfer target for Manchester United and Arsenal before they signed other centre-backs. Rice has also been linked with Manchester United and Manchester City, …

Serie A Side Enter Race To Sign West Ham Midfield Enforcer

Obiang

Bologna are interested in signing West Ham midfielder Pedro Obiang, according to reports in the Italian media. Fiorentina and Sampdoria were previously linked with a move for the 27-year-old but it appears a third Serie A side have now entered the fray. Obiang is, however, not Bologna’s primary target currently. The Italian club are said …

West Ham Face Fight For £13.3m Spanish Midfield General After It’s Revealed Another Club Have Agreed Terms

Joan Jordan

Sevilla are looking to beat West Ham to the signing of Eibar midfielder Joan Jordan, according to reports in the Spanish media. The Hammers are believed to be considering triggering the 24-year-old’s €15m (£13.3m) release clause, but it is said that Sevilla have already agreed personal terms with the player. Despite that, the La Liga …

West Ham Look To Revive Move For 6ft 2 Midfield Enforcer After Impressive International Form

Carvalho

West Ham could reignite their interest in Portugal international William Carvalho, according to the Estadio Deportivo. The Seville based newspaper believes the Hammers are considering a move for the 6ft 2 midfielder if Declan Rice is sold to Manchester United. Carvalho was heavily linked with a switch to the London club when he was still …

‘I Trust The Recruitment!’ ‘Not Going To Happen’ West Ham Fans Debate Reported £23m Bid For Colombian Midfield Enforcer

Gustavo Cuellar

West Ham have made a $30m (£23m) offer for Flamengo holding midfielder Gustavo Cuellar, according to reports in Brazil. It is believed a deal will be finalised after this summer’s Copa America when the 26-year-old will be playing for Colombia. Hammers fans on Twitter had a mixed reaction to the story: Anyone complaining look at …

‘Cockney Pirlo’ ‘Been Class Last Few Games’ Fans On Social Media Credit Key Man For West Ham’s Recent Form

Mark Noble

West Ham captain Mark Noble was in imperious form against Southampton at the weekend. The 31-year-old delivered a pinpoint through ball for Marko Arnautovic to score the opening goal on 16 minutes and has been extremely consistent in recent matches. Supporters on Twitter think Noble deserves a lot of praise for the Hammers’ recent form: …

‘He’s Going To Be A Star Player’ ‘Next Mark Noble?’ West Ham Fans Lavish Praise On U23 Ace After Latest Performance

West Ham midfielder Conor Coventry has been impressing for the Under 23s, and his latest display in the 2-1 win over Everton last night has got fans talking. The 19-year-old has been a regular in Premier League 2 this season and was in good form as he helped the young Hammers secure victory against the …

‘World Class… Said No One Ever’ ‘Shocking’ West Ham Fans On Twitter Question Summer Move For Ex Liverpool Star

Joe Allen

West Ham are interested in signing Stoke City midfielder Joe Allen in the summer, according to reports in the English media. The former Liverpool and Swansea City player is also being targeted by Watford with the Potters making significant changes to their squad after a disappointing season in the Championship. Fans on Twitter are questioning …

‘PL Debut Soon?’ ‘Give The Lad A Chance’ – West Ham Fans Back U23 Starlet’s First Team Claims After Goal And Assist

Nathan Holland

West Ham winger Nathan Holland was an in excellent form for the Under 23s last night. The 20-year-old scored and provided an assist during a 2-2 draw against Derby County in Premier League 2. Supporters on Twitter would like to see manager Manuel Pellegrini give Holland some opportunities in the first team before the end …

‘Take Off Half Of Their Monthly Salaries’ – West Ham Fans On Twitter Angry As Rice Questions Desire To Finish Seventh

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice has admitted the team must improve after their 2-0 defeat to Everton on Saturday. The Hammers are still just two points behind Wolves in seventh place, but the performance at the weekend has left Rice questioning whether they will ever grab the opportunity to claim a European spot: “It’s been …

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 …

United Backed To Make £40m Summer Swoop For West Ham Star Following Solskjaer Appointment

Manchester United are interested in signing West Ham midfielder Declan Rice, according to reports in the UK. With Ole Gunnar Solskjaer now having been installed as the Red Devils’ permanent manager, the Norwegian is targeting young homegrown players to strengthen his squad. Rice could be the subject of a £40m offer from United this summer, …

‘Will Hold Up A Cup For England’ ‘Gonna Be A Top Player’ – West Ham Fans On Twitter Excited By 20-Year-Old’s Future

West Ham midfielder Declan Rice made his full international debut as England thrashed Montenegro 5-1 in Podgorica last night. The 20-year-old played the full 90 minutes for Gareth Southgate’s side, barely putting a foot wrong in what many were expecting to be a hostile atmosphere. Fans on Twitter feel Rice could well be a mainstay …

‘Well Deserved’ ‘One Of Us’ ‘Academy Of Football’ – Fans On Twitter Happy To See West Ham Starlet Sign New Deal

Hammers Flag

West Ham youngster Ben Johnson has signed a new long term contract with the club The 19-year-old has put pen to paper on a new deal that keeps him at the London Stadium until 2022, and the right-back says he’s delighted to have signed on the dotted line: “It’s great. First of all, I want …

“Had A Bit Of Everything’ – Shearer Singles Out West Ham Midfielder For Praise After Excellent Performance

Former Newcastle striker Alan Shearer was fulsome in his praise for Declan Rice after the midfielder’s display against the Magpies. The midfielder scored his second senior goal to open the scoring on the night, and speaking after the match on Saturday, Shearer said the Hammers star put in a superb all-round performance: “He was very, …

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 …

West Ham Have £6.5m Offer Turned Down For Chilean Midfield Enforcer

Gary Medel

Besiktas have rejected a £6.5m offer from West Ham for midfielder Gary Medel, according to the Sun. Reports in Turkey have suggested that Hammers boss Manuel Pellegrini is keen to recruit his fellow countryman in January to strengthen his options in the centre of midfield. West Ham are said to be seeking to take some …