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Balbuena, Haller, And Anderson In, Snodgrass, Ogbonna And Hernandez Out: West Ham’s Predicted Line Up To Play Watford

Haller

With Felipe Anderson, Sebastien Haller and Mark Noble all returning to first-team training this week, manager Manuel Pellegrini will have some selection dilemmas ahead of West Ham’s trip to Watford. Club captain Noble has only just returned from a number of weeks out with a dead leg so he is likely to be named on …

Watford V West Ham: Match Preview And Betting Odds

Mark Noble

Despite it being so early in the season, West Ham manager Manuel Pellegrini is already coming under some pressure to improve performances after a difficult opening couple of fixtures. The loss to Manchester City was to be expected but the heavy nature of the defeat, combined with the unconvincing draw against Brighton last time out, …

‘Surely His Time Is Coming’ ‘This Guy Really Deserves A Chance’ West Ham Fans On Twitter Praise Starlet After Scoring Stunner For U23s

Nathan Holland

West Ham winger Nathan Holland put in another excellent display for the Under 23s in the 2-2 draw against Brentford B yesterday. The 21-year-old scored the second equaliser running down the left-hand side of the pitch, beating a couple of players before curling in an effort into the top right-hand corner of the goal. Supporters …

Latest West Ham Injury News As Pellegrini Provides Positive Update On Two Key Players

Felipe Anderson

West Ham pair Sebastien Haller and Felipe Anderson are expected to return to face Watford next Saturday, according to manager Manuel Pellegrini. Both players missed the 1-1 draw against Brighton & Hove Albion yesterday, but speaking after the match about the extent of their injuries, Pellegrini was pretty optimistic: “I hope that both of them …

Latest West Ham Injury Report For The Week

Felipe Anderson

West Ham winger Felipe Anderson has confirmed that he picked up a knock in the 5-0 defeat to Manchester City on Saturday. The Brazilian was substituted midway through the second half but he has downplayed the significance of the injury: “I picked up a small injury. I tried to get back in, but I think …

‘Entertaining Nothing Shy Of £80m’ ‘More Like 100m’ Fans Unhappy As Redknapp States That West Ham Star Could Be Sold For £60m Next Summer

Felipe Anderson

Former Tottenham and Liverpool midfielder Jamie Redknapp is tipping West Ham winger Felipe Anderson to have a standout campaign for the Hammers. The player turned TV pundit, believes that the Brazilian could be the club’s standout performer over the course of the season, but he thinks it could lead to the player attracting the ‘big …

‘Both Are Lovely’ ‘They’re Class’ West Ham Fans React To Leaked Pictures Of New Home And Away Kits

Images purportedly showing West Ham’s new home and away kit have leaked onto Twitter. In the photos, Manuel Lanzini is wearing the home shirt, which has a lot more blue than last season, while Felipe Anderson is modelling the all-white away jersey: West Ham United’s kits for the 2019/20 season. #WHUFC #COYI pic.twitter.com/Zz3uTVeVNG — West …

‘Would Be A Very Good Addition’ ‘Great Shout’ West Ham Fans On Social Media Keen On Swoop For Liverpool Star

Xherdan Shaqiri

Liverpool may offload Xherdan Shaqiri this summer, according to reports in the UK. The Swiss international has been a bit-part player since he arrived from Stoke City for £13.5m last July but has impressed when given a chance in the first team by Reds boss Jurgen Klopp. Some West Ham fans on Twitter started a …

Playmaker FC Pundits Debate Which Player Is Their Club’s ‘Lionel Messi’

Lionel Messi

As one of the greatest players in history, Lionel Messi is a talismanic figure for Barcelona, but do Premier League clubs have their own equivalent? For West Ham, you would have to say that, at the moment, the title must go to Felipe Anderson. The Brazilian is the club’s most creative player, with the most …

Chelsea V West Ham – Preview, Predicted XI And Betting Odds

West Ham will want to put their wretched display against Everton behind them when they face Chelsea in a fiercely contested London derby on Monday night. The 2-0 defeat to the Toffees could have been a lot worse and Hammers fans were rightly critical of the players’ attitude during the game. They usually get themselves …

La Liga Giants Lining Up £65m Swoop For West Ham’s Anderson

Real Madrid have made West Ham winger Felipe Anderson their backup option if they fail to land Chelsea’s Eden Hazard, according to reports in the UK. The Spanish club are in negotiations to sign Hazard but the Blues are reportedly holding out for a fee in excess of £100m. That is despite the fact that …

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 …

‘It’s Been Too Long’ ‘At Last Our Diamond Is Back’ – Fans Delighted To See West Ham Talisman Back In Training

West Ham attacking midfielder Manuel Lanzini is back in training, the club have confirmed. The Argentinian international has been out with a cruciate knee ligament rupture since sustaining the injury in the build-up to last year’s World Cup. Fans on Twitter are elated to see that Lanzini will soon be back playing for the Hammers: Its …

Burnley V West Ham – Team News And Predicted XI Plus Betting Odds

Having ten players out injured didn’t affect West Ham’s ability to secure three points against Southampton last night. An excellent display from Felipe Anderson means Manuel Pellegrini’s side move up to ninth in the table, just five points off sixth place Manchester United. The Hammers are now in a good run of form, having won …

‘A Real Class Act’ ‘Looks So Easy For Him’ – Fans On Twitter Are All Loving West Ham Star’s Recent Displays

West Ham midfielder Felipe Anderson took a while to get his bearings in the Premier League, but the Brazilian is now looking like an excellent signing. The £36m summer purchase from Lazio has scored four goals in his last four games and has started to repay the club record fee the Hammers paid for him. Fans …

Is December Make or Break for Hammers?

West Ham have a magnificent opportunity to surge up the Premier League table during December as they embark on a run of winnable fixtures. The Hammers currently find themselves marooned in 13th place, just four points above the relegation zone, after a disappointing draw at Huddersfield last timeout. Next up they host unbeaten Man City …

Felipe Anderson hails ‘wonderful’ time at West Ham so far

West Ham United record signing Felipe Anderson has insisted that he is loving life at the club so far having joined from Lazio in the summer. The Hammers forked out over £40m for his services during the transfer window, making him the most expensive player at the club – who were extremely active in the …

Felipe Anderson admits he is working hard to adapt to the Premier League

West Ham United record signing Felipe Anderson has admitted he is having to work harder than ever in order to adapt to the different style of football that is played in England. Having been a star player for Lazio in Italy, Anderson made his £40m mega move to the Hammers this summer, where he has …