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Pellegrini admits Rice has a tough call to make over his international future

West Ham boss Manuel Pellegrini has admitted teenager Declan Rice has a tough call to make over which country he chooses to represent internationally. The teenage defender is one of the brightest prospects at the London Stadium, and has already played some football this season under the Chilean boss. He is almost certain to play …

La Liga side want West Ham United defender on season-long loan

West Ham United defender Reece Oxford is a target for La Liga side Eibar, according to reports. Oxford spent last season on-loan in Germany with Borussia Monchengladbach, where he played only four times in a frustrating season for the teenager. Upon his upon his return to the London Stadium however, the 19-year-old has found himself …

Bundesliga outfit keen to land West Ham United defender

Bundesliga side Hannover are hoping to land West Ham united defender Reece Oxford before the end of the month, according to reports. Oxford spent last season on-loan in Germany with Borussia Monchengladbach, where he made eight appearances in all competitions. The 19-year-old returned briefly to West Ham mid-way through the season after being re-called by …

Pellegrini wants Arsenal star as first West Ham signing

Manuel Pellegrini wants to make Jack Wilshere his first signing as West Ham manager, according to reports. Pellegrini, who was appointed as the successor to David Moyes last week, is understood to be a big admirer to the English midfielder and believes he can lure him across London. The Chilean first took notice of Wilshere …

“Have we re-signed him?” – West Ham fans confused as cult hero appears in kit launch

West Ham United launched their new kits for next season earlier this week, much to the delight of the Hammers fans. The launch saw a number of the club’s players, including Marko Arnautovic, Mark Noble and Declan Rice line-up alongside West Ham legend’s to model the tasty looking new Umbro strip. Trevor Brooking, Billy Bonds …

West Ham ready to splash £30 million on Chelsea castaway

West Ham are ready to offer Chelsea £30 million for midfielder Danny Drinkwater, according to reports from The Sun. The Blues are looking to offload the Englishman following a disappointing first season at Stamford Bridge, in which he failed to establish himself as a regular in Antonio Conte’s side. Drinkwater joined Chelsea from Leicester for …

Former Hammer says he wants West Ham return

Ex-West Ham United midfielder Ravel Morrison has hinted he wants a shock return to his former club. Morrison was brought to West Ham by Sam Allardyce back in 2012, arriving with a reputation has one of the hottest young talents in English football. However, things didn’t pan out as planned at Upton Park, with the …

David Moyes keen to make Joe Hart’s loan move from Manchester City permanent

West Ham United manager David Moyes is keen to make Joe Hart’s loan move from Manchester City permanent, according to reports. Despite not being a permanent fixture in the Hammers first-team, Moyes has reportedly been impressed with Hart’s performances and will try keep him at the London Stadium for at next another season. Hart will …

West Ham eyeing summer move for £15 million rated Premier League captain

West Ham United are plotting a summer move for Newcastle United captain Jamaal Lascelles, according to reports. The Hammers are looking to bolster their options in defence after having conceded a whopping 57 goals in the Premier League this season – the second most in the top flight behind Stoke, who have let in 58. …

West Ham defender hoping for happy return to Anfield this weekend

West Ham United defender Aaron Cresswell says he is hoping for a happy return to his former club Liverpool when the Hammers travel to Anfield this weekend. Born in Liverpool, Cresswell spent time with Liverpool as a schoolboy, before moving onto Tranmere Rovers, Ipswich Town and now of course West Ham – whom he joined …

Midfield targets “lack right character” for West Ham says former Hammer

Former West Ham United defender Danny Gabbidon has said he believes Hammers’ targets Jonjo Shelvey and Samir Nasri “lack the right character” to succeed at the London Stadium. The Hammers have been linked with moves for the Newcastle United and Antalyaspor duo as David Moyes looks to add options to his midfield before the end of …

Defender says Hammers must keep up good form

West Ham United defender Aaron Cresswell says his side “must continue” their good form going into the second half of the season. The Hammers extended their unbeaten run in the Premier League to five games with their 4-1 victory over Huddersfield Town at the weekend. Cresswell returned to the starting line-up against David Wagner’s side …

West Ham may need a striker but Jermain Defoe is not the answer

With little left to play for this season, fans and staff alike at West Ham will be beginning to focus on the summer ahead and how they can improve upon the squad from this season. One sticking point for fans since last summer has been the addition of a big money striker, something assured by …

Michail Antonio’s call up is more than deserved

West Ham forward Michail Antonio has been named in the England squad by manager Gareth Southgate as he goes in search of his first cap for the Three Lions. The manager, who took over on a temporary basis after the resignation of Roy Hodgson off the back of the European Championships in France last summer, …